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James Weston Parkey

June 25, 1931 - March 21, 2010
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James W. Parkey age 78 of Tazewell, TN was born June 25, 1931 and passed away March 21, 2010 at the Claiborne County Nursing Home. He was a Deacon and Member of Wolfenbarger Chapel Baptist Church. He served on the Board of Directors for Hancock County Farmers Co-Op; Powell Valley Electric board and Tri-State Farmers Tobacco Co-Op. He was preceded in death by his parents, Otto and Hattie Weston Parkey; former wife Betty Nunn Parkey. He is survived by his wife of 13 years: Birdie Ellis Parkey Son: James Allen Parkey Daughter: Rose Ann (Raymond) Caylor all of Tazewell, TN Grandchildren: Shaunda (Gary) Brooks and Derek Caylor...
James W. Parkey age 78 of Tazewell, TN was born June 25, 1931 and passed away March 21, 2010 at the Claiborne County Nursing Home. He was a Deacon and Member of Wolfenbarger Chapel Baptist Church. He served on the Board of Directors for Hancock County Farmers Co-Op; Powell Valley Electric board and Tri-State Farmers Tobacco Co-Op. He was preceded in death by his parents, Otto and Hattie Weston Parkey; former wife Betty Nunn Parkey.
He is survived by his wife of 13 years: Birdie Ellis Parkey
Son: James Allen Parkey
Daughter: Rose Ann (Raymond) Caylor all of Tazewell, TN
Grandchildren: Shaunda (Gary) Brooks and Derek Caylor
Great Grandchildren: Grant Weston Brooks
Step-Children: Jimmy Ellis, JR
Kenneth Ellis both of Tazewell, TN
Connie Ellis of Morristown, TN
Steven Ellis of Tazewell, TN
Adam Ellis of Morristown, TN
Step Grandchildren: Amanda, Pamela, Brittan, Chris, James, Ashley and Angel
Step-Great Grandchildren: K.C., Hannah, Brittany, Emily, Madison, Alex and Jayden
and a host of other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 P.M. Tuesday at the Coffey Funeral Home in Tazewell with funeral service to follow at 8:00 P.M. Tuesday March 23, 2010 in the Coffey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday March 24, 2010 at the Parkey Family Cemetery.
Ministers: Rev. Gary Fletcher and Rev. Adam Lake
Singers: Gibson-Bunch Family Singers
Pallbearers: Pat Brooks, Gatlin Brandon, Charles Livesay, Ronnie Jones, Stanley Ramsey, Arthur Esidore Jimmy Ellis, Kenneth Ellis.
Honorary Pallbearers: Powell Valley Electric Board Members
Coffey Funeral Home in charge.
for more information, visit our website at www.coffeyfh.com

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"James always had time to talk. He made everyone that he met feel welcome.He will be missed by many. You are in our thoughts and prayers." Ricky West (New Tazewell, TN)

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