Michael Parker

Military Funeral Honors for Michael Edward Parker of Elsberry, MO will be held at 5:15 p.m. Friday, February 10, 2023 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home, followed immediately by a Masonic Service at 5:30 p.m.  A Memorial Service honoring the lives of both Mike and Linda Parker will be held at 6:00 p.m. The Services will be aired on Facebook Live.  Inurnment in the Elsberry City Cemetery will be held at a later date.  

Mike, 74, passed away Monday morning, February 6, 2023 at the Elsberry Health Care Center near Elsberry.  Born February 14, 1948 at St. Joseph Hospital in St. Charles, MO, he was the youngest of five children born to James Howard and Marjorie Jo Cropper Parker.  Mike was a 1967 graduate of Elsberry High School and went on to attend Southeast Missouri State University.  He served his country in the United States Army from June 20, 1967 until his Honorable Discharge on June 19, 1969.  Mike was united in marriage on July 7, 1984 in Elsberry to Linda Galloway Leftwich.  This union was blessed with one son, Andrew.  Mike and Linda had a love for traveling and antiquing.  When Linda’s health prevented her from traveling, Mike carried on the road-trip traveling with Andrew.  Mike had a passion for Genealogy and loved to do family research. 

To plant a tree in memory of Michael Parker as a living tribute, please visit Tribute Store.

Sign A Guestbook

Offer a personal message of sympathy...

By sharing a fond memory or writing a kind tribute, you will be providing a comforting keepsake to those in mourning. If you have an existing account with this site, you may log in with that below. Otherwise, you can create an account by clicking on the Log in button below, and then register to create your account.