Rush Gorman (R.G.) Parkinson
Rush Gorman (R.G.) Parkinson of Burleson, was born in 1937 and died in 2019.
R.G was born December 7th, 1937 to Archie Mack and Ida Lee Parkinson in Gran-bury Texas. R.G. graduated Granbury High School in 1956 where his best memories came from playing basketball and football.
He is survived by his siblings; Billie Parkinson Moran, Charles Parkinson, and Ronnie Parkinson; his wife of 32 years Phyllis Parkinson, of Burleson, Texas, his 5 children, Chris (Cindy) Parkinson, Derek (Sarah) Parkinson, Kai (Leah) Parkinson, Kalen (Ed) Hess, and Victoria Parkinson. His grandchildren, April, Brooke, Josh, Mahlia, Rani, Kolin, Derian, Keenan, Jakob and 7 great grandchildren.
R.G. had many careers in his life, including preacher for the Church of Christ in Cresson, Comanche, Deer Park, Fort Worth, and Burleson. R.G. entered the business world in the 1970’s and owned T-Shirt Spectrum, Video Arcades, 1898 Restaurant, car washes and shopping centers. R.G. found his niche in Real Estate with Red Carpet Realtors, then created his own company with a business partner, Preferred Properties Realtors.
R.G. was a family centered man, and in his last moments, he was surrounded by his beloved family.
Celebration of Life February 9th at 11 am. Alsbury Baptist Church, Burleson.