Margaret Ellen Parker
Margaret Ellen Parker, 97, of Leawood, Kan., died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2005, at The Good Samaritan Center in Olathe, Kan.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at Mt. Moriah and Freeman Chapel, 10507 Holmes Road, Kansas City. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mt. Moriah Cemetery.
Born Jan. 13, 1908, in Saline County, she was the daughter of the late David Adams and Ollie Sadewhite Adams. She married Thomas W. Parker in Kansas and he preceded her in death. She was a member of Broadway Methodist Church. She worked for Hallmark Cards and later was a realtor in the Kansas City area.
Survivors include two daughters, Joanne Carriger of Merriam, Kan., and Joyce Quilty of Overland Park, Kan.; a son, Bruce Parker of Leawood, Kan.; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.