Tommy Parks, age 71 of Springfield, died Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at his home. His remains are to be cremated and no services are planned at this time per his wishes.
Mr. Parks was born January 25, 1948 in Simpson County, KY to the late Jodie Clarence and Mary Anna Grubbs Parks. He was of the Baptist faith and had his own stump grinding business. He was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of VFW 2120. In his spare time he loved spending it with his family, especially his grandchildren, and he loved to fish. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Parks.
He is survived by his wife, Tammy Parks of Springfield; sons, Jody Parks and wife Sam of White House and James Nicolas Keen of Panama City, FL; daughters, Angie Russom and husband Jeff, Amanda Parks, and Andrea Parks, all of White House; step-daughters, Kendra Buford, Victoria Buford, and Kayla Jackson, all of Bowling Green, KY; brothers, Billy Parks and wife Doris of Springfield, Bobby Parks and wife Joyce of Cross Plains, William Parks and wife Mary of Springfield, and Jimmy Parks and wife Carlene of Springfield; sisters, Betty Jones and husband J.W., Shirley Stephenson and husband Wayne, and Mildred Abbott, all of Springfield; 14 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren.
Robertson County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.