Funeral services for Elizabeth Whitaker Parker, 86, of Newton, N.C., were held October 14 at Mt. Olivet Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in the Whitaker Cemetery at Blackey.
A daughter of the late Hiram and Carrie Campbell Whitaker, she was a sister of the late Josh Whitaker, Eugene Whitaker, Otis Whitaker, Kirby Whitaker, Collis Whitaker, Erie Whitaker and Eva Harvey.
She died October 13 at the Palliative Care Center and Hospice of Catawba Valley in Newton, N.C.
Surviving are a son, Bill Jack Parker, Newton, N.C.; two daughters, Carrie Lee Kincaid and Nancy Carol Campbell, both of Blackey; a sister, Mary Helen Whitaker; nine grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.