Mrs. Bessie Theresa Parker Vicke, age 87 died at the Bertie Memorial Hospital in Windsor on Wednesday, July 16, 2008. Mrs. Vicke was a member of Sandy Run Baptist Church in Roxobel where she was a Sunday school teacher and choir member. She worked for eighteen years with Lebron Morris and Bobby Davis selling antiques and bookkeeping. She also worked for Woodville Supply Company as a clerk and bookkeeper. She was married to the late Waverly Vicke in 1938. Also preceding her in death is her mother and father, Sally Lawrence Parker and Lewis O. Parker, four sisters; Aleathia Parker, Mabel Outland, Pauline Gardner and Novella Cutler, three brothers; Allen, Charlie and Lawrence Parker.
Survivors include one daughter, Shirley V. Perry and her husband David of Colerain, NC, two grandchildren, Angela Fairless and Jason Perry, three great grandchildren; Ethan and Evan Fairless and Claire Perry. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.