Name: Vileta (Horton) Parker
From: The Chronicle Express, Penn Yan,
Date: Thursday, July 12, 1956
Mrs. Vileta H. Parker, 71, died at her home, 759
Roe avenue in Elmira on Thursday, July 5, 1956. A native of Italy
township, she was the daughter of Freeman and Samantha Wheaton Horton.
She came to Penn Yan as a child and lived here until 20 years ago when she moved to Elmira. Mrs. Parker was a member of the Penn Yan Bap[tist church.
She is survived by her husband Stewart Parker; three sons, Rudolph of Elmira, Gerald of Tucson, Ariz., and Lewis of Elmira; two daughters, Mrs. Wilber Kenney of Horseheads and Mrs. William Mahler of Appalachin; a sister, Mrs. W. E. DeMelt of Penn Yan; and a brother, Lewis Horton of Dundee; and several grandchildren.
Friends called at the Thayer Funeral chapel where services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Alvin Roland, pastor of the Second Milo Baptist church officiating. Burial was in Lake View.