American Veteran 01
Official Obituary of

Johnny Lee Parker

January 21, 1954 ~ May 31, 2023 (age 69) 69 Years Old

Johnny Parker Obituary

“For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of god, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.”                                                      

2 Corinthians 5:1

 

Johnny Lee Parker was born in Wayne County to the late James A. Parker Sr. and Clementine Edmundson Parker in Goldsboro, NC. January 21st, 1954. He departed this earthly life to eternal rest on may 31st, 2023.

Johnny attended Wayne County Public Schools, where he graduated from Goldsboro high school, class of 1972. Johnny later received a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering.

Johnny served in the United States army with an honorable discharge. He went on to in Ellerbe, NC teaching electronics engineering.

Johnny attended William Carter College School of theology, with studies in the old and new testament for many years. He knew the word inside and out. He always paid special tribute to his great instructor, Mr. Marvin Wiggins whom he loved and appreciated.

Johnny’s “John the Baptist”- like ministry led him to the streets where he ministered on different corners all about the Goldsboro area. The fond memories of this lead us to acknowledge the places of business he frequented throughout his ministry that took up special time with him: Bojangles, Hardee’s, taco bell, Sheetz, Popeye’s, & tommy’s mart, to name a few. He touched and affected many that will remember him this way.

 

 

Johnny was preceded in death by his loving parents: Pastor James A. Parker Sr. and Missionary Clementine Edmundson Parker, sisters: Myra Parker & Helen “Gold” Jones, and brother: Frederick E. Parker “Chubby”.

Johnny leaves to cherish his loving memory: his daughter and pride & joy, Tamekia Parker of Columbia, SC, two granddaughters: Destiny and Makaylah Lemons of Columbia, SC., his siblings:  Pastor Doretha E. Brown, Evangelist Joyce Parker, Jacqueline P. Cox (Walker) all of Goldsboro, NC. his brothers: Beverly J. Parker  (Mary-Ann) of Dudley, NC & James A. Parker Jr. (Angela) of Goldsboro, NC. his aunts: Prophetess Vivian Coley of Fremont, NC., Evangelist Betty R. Barnes of Dudley, NC, Evangelist Doris Lewis of Goldsboro, NC., Ms. Doris Edmundson of Durham, NC., & a host of nieces, nephews.

 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Johnny Lee Parker, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Johnny Lee Parker?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Johnny's memory.
Email
Print
Copy

Services

Visitation
Thursday
June 8, 2023

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Apostle D.L. McIntyre Memorial Chapel MFH
1215 Royall Ave.
Goldsboro, North Carolina 27534

Funeral Service
Thursday
June 8, 2023

11:45 AM
Apostle D.L. McIntyre Memorial Chapel MFH
1215 Royall Ave.
Goldsboro, North Carolina 27534

Interment Following Funeral Service

Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
164 Longs Plant Farm Road
Goldsboro, NC 27534

SHARE OBITUARY

© 2024 McIntyre Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility