WILMINGTON — Jeral Bryan Parker, 71, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice Center after a long battle with cancer. Jeral was born in Jacksonville, N.C., to Rifton and Annie Mae Parker.
Jeral was the loving husband of 51 years to Linda Wiler Parker and is the proud father of his four sons, Bryan, Kevin, Rodney and Kris. He is also survived by his brothers and sisters, Gene, Douglas, Ann, Billy and Kathy; as well as his many loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other friends.
The family will hold a memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, at Peace Baptist Church, 320 Military Cutoff Road, Wilmington. Burial will follow at 769 Haws Run Road, Jacksonville.
Donations may be made in Jeral’s name to Peace Baptist Church or Lower Cape Fear Hospice.