Larry Wayne Parks, 60, of Norborne, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, at the Ray County Memorial Hospital in Richmond.
Larry was born Feb. 13, 1947 in Carrollton, the son of Burl M. Parks, Jr. and Frances A. Cox Parks. Larry worked as a heavy equipment operator for Havens Construction in Kansas City, Mo. He was a lifetime Norborne resident. He was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include: two sons and one daughter-in-law, Burl Parks and his wife, Valerie, of Hutchinson, Kan, and Luke Parks of Rolla; two daughters, Shelly Albrecht of Carrollton, and Lora Parks of Rolla; one sister, Linda Buhrmeister and her husband, Earl, of Excelsior Springs; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
His parents preceded him in death.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Larry W. Parks Memorial Fund c/o Thurman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 61, Norborne, Mo. 64668.
Inurnment will be at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thurman Funeral Home.