September 04, 1929 - February 28, 2021
Obituary For Roosevelt Parks
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Roosevelt Parks on February 28th, 2021.
The funeral Service will be held on March 6th, 1:00 PM at Sword of the Lord on East Washington Street in Newnan. A limit of 50 people in attendance, please.
Visitation will be from 3 to 6 PM on March 5th, 2021 at Sewell Mortuary.
Roosevelt Parks was born on September 4, 1929 in Troop County to
the late Whitaker Parks and Mattie Stepp Parks. He was called home
on February 28, 2021.
He was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother; and one
son Larry James Parks.
He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He attended the Sword of the
Lord under the late Bro. Randy Hall for over 10 years where he served
as deacon and he was a proud, faithful member of the men male
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 45 years Ollie Pearl
Parks of Grantville, GA; his six sons, Roosevelt Jerry Parks Jr. of
Atlanta, GA, Arnold (Velma) Thomas of Atlanta, GA, Ferrell (Vell) Parks
of Atlanta, GA, Calvin (Buster) Parks of Atlanta, GA, Cory (Big Man)
and Latasha Parks of Grantville, GA, and Casey Parks of Newnan, GA;
his five daughters, Cynthia Elaine Parks of Atlanta, GA, Louise Nash of
Atlanta, GA, Angela Parks of Jonesboro, GA, Melissa (Lisa) and Kelvin
Parker of Union City, GA and Tammy (Tam) Parks of Newnan, GA; one
brother Melvin (Bernice) Parks of Atlanta, GA; one sister Helen Davis
of Atlanta, GA; one brother-in-law Robert Ponder of Atlanta, GA; four
sisters-in-law and four brothers-in-laws; and a host of grandchildren,
great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220
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