Fred Byron Park

After a long battle with illness, Fred Byron Park left this world to be with his Lord on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Fred was born July 3, 1942, in Big Spring, Texas. He was a graduate of Forsan High School. Over the years Fred lived in many places, always to return to the Big Spring area.At the time of his death, Fred lived in Coahoma, Texas. Fred worked in the oil fields of West Texas for the majority of his life. His knowledge, expertise and devotion to his duties will be missed.Fred is survived by his wife, Diane Park of Coahoma; two brothers, John Park and wife Pepita of Beverly Hills, Fla., and Steve Park and wife Judy of Forsan; son, Doug Park and wife Cynthia of Cedar Park; daughter, Kelly McDaniel of Coahoma; and son, Kyle Park of Austin. Other survivors include the family he gained when he married Diane, daughters, Rae Lynn Jennings, Teresa Jennings, Holly Jennings and Jessica Kingston and husband Rhon. Fred was blessed with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Estill Park; a sister, Eva Park; and a brother, Roger Park.The family would like express their heartfelt gratitude to Integracare Hospice, especially Rachel Welch and Penny Moffett, as well as family friend, Kelly McAdams. We would have been lost without all of you.Funeral services will be held at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel at 11 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2013. Interment will be at Mt. Olive Memorial Park in Big Spring. Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.comPaid obituary