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Written by  Sunday, 06 August 2017 23:35
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Richard Dustin Parker, 33 , of Ft. Smith, AR passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 near McAlester, OK. Dustin was born April 13, 1984 in Farmersville, LA.


He worked in the oilfield. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Willis "Corkey" Parker and James Holleman; aunt, Pamela Gayle Parker. Dustin never met a stranger and loved his family and life more than anything.


He is survived by his wife, Starla Poole Parker of the home; daughters, Dixie & Daisy Parker of the home; parents, Ricky & Brenda Parker of Ft. Smith; brothers, Jason Parker of Cameron, OK, Brandon Parker & Jeremy Parker of Ft. Smith; sisters, Crystal McPherson of San Diego, CA, Paige Gallia of Pocola, OK; grandmother, Mary Holleman of Gibsland, LA; birth mother, Sherri Ledger; other relatives, loved ones and many friends.


Services will be 2 pm, Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Pocola High School Gym, Pocola, OK with Kyle Jarnigan officiating. Pallbearers will be Jason, Brandon & Jeremy Parker, Eric Pylant, Josh Poole, Josh Cockburn and Brian Patton. Honorary pallbearers will be G.A. Griffith and Jerry Rusnak.


You may sign the guest book Monday from 9 am to 4 pm at Pocola Chapel


You may leave an online message at


The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, POCOLA, OK

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