Thomas Adam Parks


Thomas Adam Parks, 37, of Pampa, passed away on March 22, 2022 in Amarillo.

Services will be at 10:00 AM Friday, March 25, 2022 at Central Baptist Church with Rev. Norman Rushing, pastor, officiating.  Cremation will follow after the service.  Arrangements are under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors and Crematory.

Adam was born July 9, 1984 in Amarillo to Tommy and Patricia Parks.  He graduated from Pampa High School in 2002, while in high school he played football. In his younger years, he enjoyed rodeoing.  After high school, he began his work career as a welder and a tower climber for various companies. He was certified as a tower rescue responder and was an accomplished welder.  Adam was a lifelong member of Central Baptist Church. As a youth, he was involved in the church youth group, youth choir, and went on many mission trips.  He had a passion for motorcycles and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and doing anything outdoors.  Adam had a personality that would fill the room, people always knew when he arrived, as he was the center of attention. Adam had a contagious laugh and smile. He loved spending time with his family, especially his son, Kade.

Adam was preceded in death by his grandfather, Karl Parks; grandparents, Floyd and Velda Jo Huddleston; great grandparents, Earl and Evelyn Reger and Opal and Rufus McCathern.

Survivors include his son, Kade Parks of Lefors; his parents, Tommy and Patricia Parks of Pampa; 2 brothers, Kevin Parks and wife Candace of Pampa and Matthew Parks of Fort Worth; 2 nieces, Pailsey Parks and Raelynn Parks; nephew, Nathaniel Pearson; grandparents, Mary and Neil Fulton of Pampa; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

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