Jason “Cornbred” Parker, age 50 of Springville, TN, died Wednesday, December 21, 2022, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Jason “Cornbred” was formerly a superintendent in construction for Lashlee-Rich Construction. He was a longtime baseball coach for Little League and travel baseball. He enjoyed music, working with his hands, playing the harmonica and making others feel good.
Jason was born February 28, 1972, in Camden, TN, to the late Thomas Parker and Janie Chandler McKenzie who survives of Springville, TN.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Shannon Bucy Parker of Springville, TN; one son, Jesse “Bubba” Parker of Springville, TN, one daughter, Jaden “Lulu” Parker of Puryear, TN; one brother, Curtis (Teresa) Parker of Puryear, TN; four grandchildren, Jake Parker, Jaren Parker, Emily Parker and Gracie Coltrane; his mother-in-law, Dianne Bucy of Paris, TN; step mother-in-law, Tamela Bucy of Cotton Town, TN; and many friends who he called brothers and sisters.
He was proceeded in death by one brother, Tony Parker.
Ridgeway Funeral Home 201 Dunlap St./ P.O. Box 788, Paris, TN 38242, will be handling the arrangements. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 29, 2022, at Ridgeway Funeral Home, from 4 until 7 pm and continue Friday, December 30, 2022, at Nelson Creek Christ Chapel, 2155 India Road, Paris, TN after 11 am until the time of the service at 1 pm. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 30, 2022, at Nelson Creek Christ Chapel at 1 pm with Patricia Todd officiating.
Serving as pallbearers will be Phillip Baucum, Seth Parker, Cody Bonifas, Drew Stewart, Nick Stewart, Jerry “Stutz” Stutzman, Joseph Walker, Bryce Walker, and Mark Chandler.
Burial will be at Mt. Zion Church of Christ Cemetery.