Candy Parker

Hamilton County

Candy O'Connor Parker, 61, went to be with her Lord on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. It's all about me!Candy was a devoted employee of Ace Hardware where she greeted her co-workers with her infectious smiles and bubbling personality. She was an avid runner and a huge supporter of local and national charities. Among her family and friends she was best regarded as a strong, quick- witted, mischievous and loving person. Candy went out with a bang as she fought her battle against Pancreatic Cancer, never losing her charm or humor on even during her toughest days.Candy has left behind her Daughter and Son-in-Law, Ashley and Nathan Kober; Brother, Terry O'Connor; niece, Shannon Huffman, nephew, Will O'Connor and grandniece, Kat Huffman; and many friends who will never forget the warmth she brought to their lives. Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. today in the Heritage Funeral Home Chapel.Visit to share words of condolences to the family.Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Blue Ridge Gardens of Memory, Brevard, NC. The family will receive friends at Moody-Connolly Funeral Home 181 S. Coldwell St. Brevard, NC 28712 beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday.In lieu of flowers the family has asked that donations be made in Candy's name to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. To donate please visit family will receive friends today from 1-4 p.m. and after the service from 5-7 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Rd.

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