Correctional Officer Donald E. Parker

Correctional Officer Donald E. Parker

Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Institutional Division, Texas

End of Watch Thursday, October 1, 2020

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Donald E. Parker

Correctional Officer Donald Parker died after contracting COVID-19 during an outbreak among staff and inmates at the Neal Unit in Potter County, Texas.

Officer Parker had served with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for nine years and was assigned as a Food Service Manager. He is survived by two sons.

In early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders died as a result of COVID-19.

Bio

  • Age 73
  • Tour 9 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Thursday, September 24, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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Thank you for your service. I pray for the peace and comfort of the Almighty God to rest upon your families and friends. Rise In Glory

Sergeant Sabrina Smith
Valdosta Police Department

October 24, 2020

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