Ruby Fay Parker
October 5, 1936 - March 7, 2018
Ruby Fay Lyons Parker, 81, a native of Vicksburg, passed away peacefully at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
Visitation and a memorial service will be held at Glenwood Funeral Home in Vicksburg Friday, March 16, 2018, with from noon to 1:00 p.m. followed by a memorial service.
Fay was preceded in death by her parents, J.B. Lyons and Velma Freeman Lyons; and her sisters, Lorena Lyons Gullett and Katherine Lyons; and brother, David Wayne Lyons.
She is survived by brothers, Shearwood W. Lyons, Larry James Lyons and John Robert Lyons; and sisters, Edith Lyons Farmer, Ann Lyons Lobred and Annette Lyons King.
Fay was a loving, caring wife of Dr. Selby Parker, Sr. for 53 years and bore him four children; Leigh Kelly, Lisa Parker, Leslie Hydro, and Selby Parker, Jr. Her sweet smile, blue eyes, and beautiful spirit will be long remembered her nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Donations in her memory may be sent to Paralyzed Veterans of America or St. Judes Children's Research Hospital.