Rev. Bill Parker

24 September, 2021

Rev. William Albert Parker, III died Sept. 24, 2021. He was a retired local pastor serving Oak Bowery UMC (Southeast District).

The arrangements are as follows:

  • Visitation will be held at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home in Valley, Alabama, on Friday, October 1, from 4 to 6 p.m. CDT.
  • A Celebration of Life and  Homegoing service will be held at Oak Bowery United Methodist Church on Saturday, October 2 at 11 a.m. CDT.
  • An additional visitation time will precede the service at the church from 10 to 10:45 a.m. CDT.
  • Due to COVID-19 concerns, the family requests that all visitors wear facial masks.

He served churches in North Alabama since 1997 including Riverview, Blacks Chapel, Huguley, and Oak Bowery UMCs.

Donations in memory of Bill may be made to Oak Bowery United Methodist Church (4050 US-431, Lafayette, Alabama, 36862) or the Spencer Cancer Center (2501 Village Professional Drive, Opelika, Alabama, 36801).

Please remember his wife Linda and family as well as the Oak Bowery congregation in your prayers.

Rev. Bill Parker
Discover, Develop and Deploy Spiritual Leaders to Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.