Jimmy B. Parker Sr. was born in Princeton, NC on October 21,1950 to the late Tillman B. Parker and Lillie Mae (West) Parker. \r\n \r\nJimmy received his formal education from Richard B Harrison High School in Selma, NC. He was employed by Giant Food Corporation as a Manager until his retirement. \r\n \r\nHe was united in holy matrimony to Shirley D. Lineberger (Reverend Parker) on January 16, 1972 in Washington D.C., from this union, two children were born: Lisa and Jimmy Jr.\r\n \r\nJimmy was a member of Jackson Chapel UM Church under the leadership of Pastor Rex R. Bowens, Sr. He was a former member of Quinn Chapel AME Church for many years under the leadership of Pastor Luke J. Robinson.\r\n \r\nHe is survived by: two children, Lisa Peterson (Joseph) and Jimmy B. Parker Jr. (Britney); grandchildren, Ashley (Zeke), Anthony (Jasmine), Michael (Yesica), Nadia, Kion, Jamarie, Leighton Lillie, Jaedyn, Harlem, Samantha (adopted grandchild); goddaughter's, Qadira and Jennifer; sisters, Annette Whitley, and Linda Faye Warren (Leroy); special friends, Rick Taylor Sr., and Joe Holland; .and host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. \r\n\r\nIn addition to his parents, Jimmy is preceded in death by: brother, Charles Parker Sr.; and sister, Edna Joyce.