DOROTHY STILL PARKS SNIDER
Dorothy Still Parks Snider, 93, entered her heavenly home Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, in Glen Rose.
Her Celebration of Life Ceremony was 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at Mountain Valley Funeral Home, Joshua. A private burial followed. Visitation was 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016, at the funeral home.
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Dorothy was born May 21, 1923, in Deming, New Mexico, to George and Rebecca Still. She married Hubert Parks on January 1, 1943, and Donald Snider in 1978, both preceded her in death. Dorothy was the eldest of her two sisters, Georgia, who preceded her in death, and Rebecca. Her life was spent in ministry beginning at the age of 15. Dorothy was ordained with the UPCI, serving churches in New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. She was a missionary in both Africa and Japan. Dorothy was an assistant pastor in Kansas City, Missouri, and later pastored a growing church in Moberly, Missouri.
She spent her last years ministering to the seniors at Calvary Church in Ft. Worth. Dorothy was faithful until her death, sharing the good news of the gospel. She will be greatly missed by family, friends, and the many to whom she ministered to over the years.
A special thanks to the staff at Glen Rose Nursing Home for their kind and loving care. We will always remember your kindnesses.
Survivors include her daughters, Sharon, Ruth, Rebecca, and Faith; son, Jonathan; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Rebecca; many nieces and nephews; step-children, Vaunda, Jim and Donald; five step-grandchildren; seven step-great-grandchildren; many loving friends.
Mountain Valley Funeral Home in Joshua handled the arrangements. 817-426-3200