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Elzie Parks
1925 - 2017

Elzie Parks, 92, passed away Friday, Feb. 17, in Fort Worth.

Funeral services were held Thursday in Greenwood Chapel.

Interment followed at Greenwood Memorial Park.

Elzie was born Jan. 17, 1925, in Temple, Okla., to Mary and Byron Parks. He graduated W.F. George High School in 1942. He and Wandean Garrison were married March 11, 1950, at First Baptist Church in Iowa Park. They were married for 51 years before she preceded him in death in 2001. He was an Army veteran and graduated Midwestern University. He retired from Texas Electric Service Company in 1985.

Survivors include his daughters, Phyllis Landes and Nancy Brown; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.

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