Dr. Charles's Story
Dr. Charles J. "Jim" Parks, 75, of Princeton, WV and Cochran, GA died Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville, GA. Born in Princeton, Jim was the son of the late William W. and Mary Enoch Parks.
He was a retired Professor from Middle Georgia College in Cochran, GA. Jim was a graduate of Concord University , received his Master's Degree from Appalachian State University and his Doctorate from the University of Alabama.
He was a resident of Cochran for over 40 years and following retirement split his time between Princeton and Cochran. He attended Southside Baptist Church in Cochran and was an avid Alabama Crimson Tide fan.
Survivors include his sister, Judi Parks Anderson of Senoia, GA and brother, William M. "Mac" Parks of Lewisburg and Princeton.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Jim will be conducted 1:00 PM Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the George W. Seaver Chapel of Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton with Dr. Derek Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Park Cemetery in Princeton.
Friends may call at Seaver Funeral Home from 11:30 AM until the service hour on Thursday.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 146 Jessup St., Cochran, GA 31014 or to the donor's charity of choice.
Mathis Funeral Home in Cochran, GA and Seaver Funeral Home in Princeton are serving the Parks family.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.seaverfuneralservice.com
Published on June 13, 2017