AHOSKIE, NC – Susie Tillery Parker, age 84, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 4, 2022 at her home.
Mrs. Parker was born on June 21, 1938 to Granson Perry Tillery and Ruth Tillery in Hertford County, NC. Susie was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. She cherished her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, adult coloring, and watching soap operas daily. Sue loved cooking and always enjoyed feeding her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend to many. She was loved by her family, friends, and neighbors, and will be deeply missed.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Ernest Isaac Parker.
Susie is survived by her son, Granson Taylor (Joyce) of Ahoskie, NC; stepdaughter, Diane Hall of Aulander; and stepson, Chris Parker (Rena) of Ahoskie; four grandchildren, Brandi Hall Farmer (John) of Ahoskie, Daniel Hall (Mandy) of Ahoskie, Shane Parker of Ahoskie, and Katie Hudson (Tim) of New Bern; seven great grandchildren, Trace Farmer, Kinley Farmer, Cade Farmer, Will Hall, Briley Jernigan, Austin Hudson, and Camryn Hudson.
A graveside celebration of life service will be held on Sunday, November 6, 2022, at 2:00 pm at the Ahoskie Cemetery, Ahoskie, NC, with Rev. Douglas VanNiel officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the home.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Parker family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.