STAR CITY — Robert Alan Parker, 44, of Star City, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at UAMS with his family at his side. He was born September 23, 1967, to Bob and Chris Parker. He was a mechanic, avid race car driver and fan. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.

STAR CITY — Robert Alan Parker, 44, of Star City, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at UAMS with his family at his side. He was born September 23, 1967, to Bob and Chris Parker. He was a mechanic, avid race car driver and fan. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Homer and Laura Jacks Parker; his maternal grandparents, Robert and Mary White Long Ford and R.P. Ford; his aunt, Beth Parker Prescott and uncle, Bill Parker, all of Star City.

Suvivors include his parents, Bob and Chris Parker; sister, Dana (Johnny) Bennett; daughter; Kayla (Cody) Blasengame, one and only grandson, Hazen “Peanut” Blasengame; special niece (his namesake), Hunter Alane Bennett and all of his special friends and in-laws.

Funeral Services were 10:30 a.m., Friday, July 27, 2012, at Griffin Funeral Chapel. Bro. Bill Hilburn officiated. Burial at Hickory Grove Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Tracy Reames, Keith Robertson, Earl Steinman, Kevin Green, Randy Lee, Michael Brown, Kenny Prado, Ricky Donaldson and JC Sanders.

Memorials can be made to the Lincoln County Relay For Life at the Bank of Star City.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.