James L. Parker

James L. Parker Dead.

The Clarksburg Telegram., September 13, 1901, page 3

Image of Horse and Carriage

James L. Parker died at his home, 209 Mechanic Street, at 5 o’clock Sunday morning, of inflammation of the stomach, at 68 years of age.

Funeral services were held by Rev. William Anderson Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock and interment was made in the I. O. O. F. cemetery.

Goff M. E. Chapel

Mr. Parker was born in Clark County, Va. He came here from Hagerstown, Md., in 1874.

He was a carriage builder and worked for A. G. Fordyce.

The wife survives him. The surviving children are John W., of this city; Robert, of Parkersburg; Mrs. Ida Preis, of Grafton; James, of Chicago; and Richard, of this city.

Mr. Parker was a consistent member of Goff Memorial M. E. Church and an honorable, upright citizen.

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