Dr. Lois W. Parker


Dr. Lois W. Parker, age 98, died at her home in Las Vegas, New Mexico on November 8, 2019.

She had been a Professor of English for 20 plus years at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas.

She was able to fulfill her dream of visiting Scotland and England during this time.

She had several books of poems and writing published and she composed a music score for “Beowulf” for the harp.

Dr. Parker was a member of the Methodist Church in Wynnewood, OK. and was a member of the music club there.

She is survived by two daughter, Virginia Wilson and Anne Williamson. 

She had three grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren. 

She will be buried with her family in the family cemetery at The Highland Cemetery in Hattisburg, Mississippi.