Mr. Parr was born Feb. 24, 1949, in Rockport to William “Bill” and Anna Goodman Parr. He served in the United States Army and was a retired harbor master employed by the Aransas County Navigation District. He was also the owner/operator of Parr Services, his lawn business.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Maggie Whittaker.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Parr of Rockport; sons: David Allen (Debbie) and James Edward (Michelle) Parr, both of Rockport; daughters, Veronica Willis and Deborah Parr, both of Rockport; a brother, James Ernest (Glenda) Russell of Premont; sisters, Barbara Parr of Florida and Marie Bowen of Colmesneil; 12 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and numerous friends.
A celebration of life was held Sunday, July 20, at 1 p.m. at the Raintree Mobile Park in Rockport. All relatives and friends were invited to attend.
Arrangements and care were entrusted to Resthaven Funeral Home, Sinton.