Jeremy W. Parks


Jeremy W. Parks, 36, of Marietta passed away, December 23, 2017. He was born in Marietta on July 28, 1981, to John Parks of Lower Salem and Betty Buck Cunningham of Marietta.

Jeremy was employed as a truck driver for Drayer Trucking Company.

He is survived by his parents John and Dianna Parks and Betty and Dave Cunningham; 2 sons, Austin Jenkins and Wyatt Parks and their mother Carole (Mitchell) Needs of Marietta; brother Kevin Parks of Marietta, 3 sisters: Tara (Matthew) Place of Marietta and Katelyn and Chelsey Rathburn both of Lower Salem. He is also survived by grandparents, Mary Buck (Bradley) Pinkerton of Newport and Jean Zimmerman of Caldwell; niece Aliza Place and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by stepfather Tommy Weaver and grandfather Elsworth Buck, Jr.

Funeral services will be held on Friday (Dec. 29) at 11:00am at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with cremation following. Family will greet friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 3-5 and 6-8. Messages of sympathy can be sent to the family at

The family would appreciate donations to the funeral home to assist with Jeremy’s funeral expenses.