Parker Alan Hilligas Purifoy, 4, of Little Rock went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 1. Parker and his twin brother, Paxton Blake, were born on Nov. 12, 2007.
Survivors include his parents, Nicholas Purifoy of Benton and Sherri Hilligas of East End; his grandparents, Karen "MeMaw" Purifoy and Jerry Taylor of Malvern and Tamie "GramBo" and Eddie Hilligas of Sardis; specia parents,
Amanda DeFoe of Bryant, Broc Taylor of East End and Christopher Workman of Benton; special grandparents, Angie and Patrick "Pat Pat" DeFoe of Bryant; aunts, Brooke Sutton, Gayle Purifoy Carrington, Sarah Jordan and Deidra McNeal; an uncle, Eddie Hilligas and a special uncle, Jeffery Weeks; and many cousins and friends. Â â€¨Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan 7, at Griffin Leggett-Forest Hills funeral home. Burial will follow in Collegeville Cemetery.Â
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family has set up a memorial fund at Arvest Bank in Parkerâ€™s honor.â€¨Online guest book: www.griffinleggettforesthills.com
Family comments: From day one Parker left an impact on everyone he met. He was a child full of laughter who lived for cars, Spongebob, M&M's and to be his twin brother's "partner in crime." The family would also like to extend aÂ special thank you to friends at Kidsource therapy for all the support and care they provided for sweet Parker.Â