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Obituary for Deborah Parker

Deborah Parker
October 26, 1956- April 20, 2024

Deborah Jewell Gaines Parker, age 67, of Westminster, SC, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2024.

Born in Anderson, she was a daughter of the late Grady Gaines, and the late Mildred Clemmons Gaines Peterson.

Deborah had a heart of gold, and always strived to help those around her. She was able to see the best in people and would often give gifts or car rides to others when they were in need. Deborah was a rambler and had a free spirit, and truly lived life to the fullest.

Deborah is survived by her children, Brandi Harbin (Will), Riki Leigh Melton (Michael), Baylee Palmer, and Joshua Alex Busby, along with her granddaughter, Emersyn.

She is also survived by her siblings, Sheryl Mayfield, Peggy Black, Rickey Gaines, and Samuel Gaines, along with multiple nieces and nephews.

Along with her parents, Deborah was preceded in death by multiple siblings.

The family will host a memorial service at 2:00pm Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at Homeland Park Church of God, 219 W Roosevelt Dr., Anderson, SC 29626.

The Standard Cremation & Funeral Center is serving the Parker family, and a message of condolence may be sent by visiting