Edward L. “Eddie” Parker, 75, of Blue Springs, MO passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at his home. Eddie was born February 26, 1941 to Benjamin and Idress (Hopper) Parker in Marshall, MO.
In spite of being disabled, Eddie attended school thru the 10th grade. He enjoyed traveling, Special Olympics, puzzles, and watching television. He especially loved to bowl. Eddie was preceded in death by his parents; siblings: Denzil R. Parker, George W. Parker, Frank A. Parker, and Patricia A. Dawson.
He is survived by his brother, Jim Parker of Blue Springs, MO; sister, Wadean Holder of Slater, MO; sister, Helen McPherson of Grain Valley, MO; many nieces and nephews, and many great nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Eddie will be Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 3:00 pm at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St., Blue Springs, MO, 816-229-3276. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at 2:00 pm at the funeral chapel. Burial will follow at Grain Valley Cemetery, Grain Valley, MO. Memories of Eddie and condolences for the family may be shared at www.meyersfuneralchapel.com.