WINDER - Tina Williams Parks, 49, passed away Friday, November 1, 2013, following an extended illness.
Born in Spartanburg, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Zullie and Curtis Harris. She enjoyed helping others working as a CNA in home healthcare for many years. With a giving heart for both people and animals, Tina loved her five dogs deeply. Her favorite pastime was karaoke with family and friends.
Survivors include her husband, Tim Parks, Winder; daughter, Kara Austin, Statham; stepdaughter, Michelle Stewart and husband, Jeremy, Hoschton; stepson, Lee Parks, Lula; sister, Teresa Griffin and husband Steve, South Carolina; sister Doris Laughter and husband Bill, South Carolina; brother, Steve Harris and wife Wanda, South Carolina; nephews, Jared Bryant, Curtis Laughter and Justin Harris, South Carolina; nieces Danielle Long, Crystal Dubay and Angie Harris, South Carolina; and two step-granddaughters, Abigail and Alyana Stewart, Hoschton.
A memorial service and wake will be held on Saturday, November 9, at the Fort Yargo Nature Center from 12 p.m. until 8 p.m. For more information call Kara or Jared at 678-425-5897 or 864-381-3622.
Final preparations were handled by Lawson Funeral Home, Hoschton.