Kanarraville, Utah home of Charles and Elizabeth Ann DAVIS PARKER, built of bricks hand made by Charles PARKER Jr. at his grandfather James George DAVIS' Kanarra brick yard. In Charles PARKER's last years he sold the house to his son John Davis PARKER (Dee). Charles PARKER lives here with his son Dee's family until his death 15 May 1935.
DUP Obituary Scrapbook (1933-1939)
Charles Parker, 30 Dec 1853 - 15 May 1935
KANARRAVILLE--Funeral services for Charles Parker, 81, early settler of Kanarraville, were conducted Saturday in the Kanarra L. D. S. ward chapel. Burial took place in the local cemetery. Mr. Parker died May 15 at the home of his son, John Davis Parker, of Kanarraville, of causes incident to age. He was born in Centerville December 30. 1853, a son of John Davis and Sophia Almedia Roundy Parker. He served in the Black Hawk Indian war under Captain Lorenzo Roundy. He assisted in the construction and settlement of the old Kanarra fort, now the town of Kanarraville. His wife. Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Davis Parker, died in 1927. Surviving are four sons and five daughters, Charles Jr., John Davis and Cecil Ray Parker and Mrs. Ahlena Williams, all of Kanarraville; Mrs. Zina Pollock, Mrs. Esther Robb and Mrs. Laura Wood, all of Salt Lake City; Mrs. Sophia Stapley, Castlegate. and Bruce F. Parker, now in Tarkwa, Gold Coast. West Africa; 38 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.