In Memory of Our Beloved Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, and Friend. Joe Floyd Parkhill, 74 of Gainesville, Texas passed away on January 27, 2021. He was born on October 6, 1946 in Gainesville, Texas to Albert A. Parkhill and Iola (Lay) Parkhill. Joe graduated from Gainesville High School and then enlisted into the United States Air Force and served as a Telephone Equipment Specialist in the Phillipines. Later he served in Vietnam and was active in the Reserves until he retired. He was employed and retired from Weber Aircraft. Joe was a Servant and touched many lives by his love, time and resources, living a quiet and simple life. Joe was a Blessing and he is and will be Greatly missed and never forgotten in the hearts of his Beloved. May he Rest in Peace.
Joe is survived by a daughter, Josie Jackson of Canton, Michigan; sons, Joe Parkhill Jr and wife, Darcy of Mountain Home, Idaho, Jimmy Parkhill and wife, Diana of Gainesville, Texas; siblings, Rosia Atherton of Gainesville, Texas, Virgil Parkhill and wife Elaine of Mesquite, Texas, Jimmy Parkhill and wife, Vera of Myra, Texas, Janet Meyers of Decatur, Texas; 10 grandchildren, Michael Jackson, Markie Jackson, Malik Jackson, Chris Parkhill, Taylor Parkhill, Caden Parkhill; 9 great-grandchildren; 16 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death, parents, Albert and Iola Parkhill; brother, Albert Parkhill Jr; sister, Vernia Wilson.