Brenda Lee Parks

MANTER - Brenda Lee Parks, age 58, died July 3, 2020, at Stanton County Hospital in Johnson City, KS. She was born February 25, 1962, in Lamar, CO, the daughter of James Olan and Loretta Mae (Tague) Kirkland. Brenda lived in Springfield, CO, until the age of six years, her family moved to Johnson City, KS. Brenda married Clayton Dwayne Parks on August 5, 1978. Brenda was a truck driver.


Brenda is survived by her husband, Clayton; sons, Eddie Parks of Springfield, CO, Jess Parks of Wichita, KS and Tyson Parks of Dickinson, ND; brothers, Robert Kirkland of Denver, CO, Loyd Kirkland of Manter, KS. and John Kirkland of Chanute, KS; sisters, Cathy Thomas of Pampa, TX, and Pam Moore of Johnson City, KS; 16 grandchildren; one great-grandson. Brenda is preceded in death by her parents, James and Loretta Kirkland; and brothers, Jim Kirkland and Olan Kirkland.


Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. July 11, 2020, at Fields Memorial Wesleyan Church in Johnson City, KS. Memorial contributions may be given to COPD Foundation in care of Garnand Funeral Home, PO Box 715, Johnson City, KS 67855. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.