Emma Alston Parker, 97, of Thomasville died Sept. 30, 2009 at Thomasville Nursing Home.
She was born Dec. 5, 1911 in Marengo County. She was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. She was a former seamstress at Solomon Brothers Manufacturing.
Survivors include a sonin law, Vester C. Ott, Thomasville; several nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Edward Parker, a daughter, Betsy Ott and an infant daughter.
A graveside service was Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. in the Magnolia Cemetery with Revs. James Morgan and Chris Giles officiating. O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.