John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

John Parker

Some photos of John, Rose, and friends

Rare photo of John in a suit. He was typically seen in the neighborhood in sport shirt and slacks or t-shirt, jeans, and sneakers. The suit was for Sundays, when he went to church.

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

The young married couple, John and Rose Parker:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

Rose when she was just blooming:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

And in color:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

John, Noah, and Eugene on one of their many walks:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

The three on a more casual stroll:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

Walking on Mowbray Arch while watching the new house being built:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

Noah, John, and his friend Georgette:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

John liked this photo of Eugene so much (taken near Mowbray and Mill) that he used it on his last Christmas cards:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

One of John's other feline buddies hanging out in the yard:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

Cats through the years:

 

John's old Chevette after someone apparently swiped its much-sought-after Nixon/Agnew bumper sticker, though overlooked the every bit as desirable Pratt Institute sticker:

john parker, victorian, hoiuse, ghent, norfolk, virginia

Eugene, contemplative on the front steps after John's death:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

Goodbye, John Parker:

John Parker, Ghent, Norfolk, Virginia, Victorian, house

John Parker's Death

 

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