Joey Parker, 61, passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 in Graham. A memorial service will be held Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Graham. Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Joey was born Jan. 8, 1956 in Fort Worth, to Shirley Hodges and the late Joseph Edward Parker II. Joey was preceded in death by his father Frank Hodges, who raised him.
Joey graduated from Graham High School and attended Cisco Junior College. He was a retired police officer for the City of Graham and currently employed by the Young County Sheriff’s Office.
Survivors include his daughters, Kelsy Ehmann and husband Andrew of Fort Worth, and Katlyn Davidson of Graham; mother, Shirley Hodges of Graham; sisters, Pam Minnick and husband John of Wichita Falls, Ginnie Wagner and husband Adam of Dallas, Fran Askew and husband Steve of Mansfield, and Dr. Pam Tietze of Oklahoma City; also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the Young County Sheriff’s Office.