Toinette Yvonne Parker

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Toinette Yvonne Parker, age 66, of 1100 E. Broad Street, was called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 15,
2023. She was born in Gaffney, South Carolina to the late Mr. William Parker Sr. and Mrs. Betty Jo Parker of Gaffney,
South Carolina.

Toinette treasured her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and loved every moment with them all. She was a
woman of many talents including cooking, serving others and socializing with her friends.

Toinette was a retired Shift Manager and Supervisor for Wendy’s and Popeyes Corporations, but recently returned to
the Food Service Industry because it was truly her passion.

Toinette was a member of True Holiness Church in Gaffney, South Carolina where she would attend on her journey back
home. She enjoyed attending New Faith Baptist Church officiated by Dr. Jefferey P. Kee of Columbus, Ohio. Toinette’s favorite words of encouragement and testimony passed down by her mother were. “Father, I stretch my hands to thee” and “Can’t nobody do me like Jesus”.

Toinette was preceded in death by her brothers; William Parker Jr. and Christopher Parker of Gaffney, South Carolina, grandson; Leondreas Richardson of South Carolina.

Toinette leaves to cherish and celebrate her memory, sons; Jimmy Parker of Gaffney, South Carolina, Rueben Richardson of
Spartanburg, South Carolina and Dock Parker Sr., of Columbus, Ohio, brothers; Joe Logan and Frederick Parker of Gaffney,
South Carolina, grandchildren; Antonio Parker of Gaffney, South Carolina, Makayla Richardson of Tennessee, Tekereus
Smith of South Carolina, Dock Parker Jr., William Parker and Malikhai Parker of Columbus, Ohio, Corinne Parker and Nevaeh Parker of Cincinnati, Ohio and Kaylee Parker Gaffney of South Carolina, bonus grandchild; Alayah Ayers, six great-grandchildren of South Carolina and Columbus, Ohio as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation 1:00 PM and Funeral Service 2:00 PM Friday, March 24, 2023 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. (one block east of Noe Bixby, turn North on Lonsdale Rd). To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to the Parker Family, visit

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  1. My Condolences to the family and friends.

  2. Darryl Edwards

    There is no sorrow heaven cannot bear. It is with sad and broken hearts to hear of the passing of your mother. Please except our sincere condolences and remember God will take care of you.

  3. The Family of Robert and Rita Banks

    May You find peace and eternal rest that can only be found in HIS arms, under the safety of The Shadow of the ALMIGHTY GOD . Praying that the Family can find solace in the Holy Words of GOD by knowing that all belongs to GOD .@ragfG

  4. Karen McCleary

    To the family – wishing you peace, comfort, courage, and lots of love at this time of sorrow. Sending caring thoughts your way to support you through this. Praying for your strength as you continue your journey without your beloved mother. God be with you at this difficult time.

    Peace and Love – Reverend Karen McCleary

  5. My deepest condolences to the family of Ms. Parker. She was a wonderful lady and I will always remember her boisterous laugh and her beautiful smile. I’m so glad I was there when she moved in her apartment. She always had a big hug for me no matter what. She will be missed.

  6. Danna Friendly

    My condolences to the family

  7. My Condolences to the Family and Friends.
    Gone but never Forgotten.

  8. Prophetess Frances Gladden

    May God continue to strengthen and sustain you in this difficult time. My prayers are with you.
    as the Holy Spirt brings comfort to your heart .

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