†††††††††† Mrs. Betty Ann Goober Parker was born in Sumter County, Georgia on April 9, 1949 to the parentage of the late Mr. Sonnie Goober and the late Mrs. Liza Turner Goober. She received her education in the public schools of Sumter County. She was employed for many years as a teacherís aide with Southwest Georgia Head start Program. She was married to Mr. Sammy Parker.

She is preceded in death by a son, Mr. Walter Thomas Carter, Jr.; two sisters, Ms. Louise Goober and Ms. Mary Washington; two brothers, Mr. Sonnie Goober, Jr. and Mr. Charles Goober; and a great granddaughter, Parrish Thomas.


†††††††††† She leaves to cherish her memories; a son, Mr. Christopher Bernard (Faye) Carter, Americus, GA; three daughters, Mrs. Cheryl Goober-Minter and husband Kenneth, Mrs. Cathy Carter-Allen and husband Dion all of Americus, GA and Mrs. Wendy Carter-Little and husband Vidmon of Lithia Springs, GA; two brothers, Mr. Julis (Nancy) Jones, Brooklyn, New York and Mr. Phillip Goober, Decatur, GA; one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth (Otisteen) Smith, Americus, GA; 17 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild; a devoted caregiver, Ms. Barbara Hicks; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends also survive.









The Timeless Tribute for Mrs. Parker is now available.