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Archie David Parker

Archie David Parker, American state official. Recipient Northeast Louisiana Alumni Association President's Service award, 1969; named Optimist of Year, Greater Monroe chapter, 1970; named to the Military Order of the World Wars Louisiana Archeological Society Member DAV. Served to lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1945-1948, 53-58.; Mason (Shriner). Optimist (state building chairman 1972, president Tigertown chapter 1973).

Background

  • Parker, Archie David was born on August 23, 1929 in West Monroe, Louisiana, United States. Son of Archie David and Ethel (Crowell) Parker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Northeast Louisiana University, 1956, Master of Arts, 1969. Student University Arkansas, 1951-1953. Certificate social work Louisiana State University, 1959, Master of Social Work, 1974, Doctor of Philosophy Oxford University, 1984-1985.

    Career

    • Probation officer, Monroe, Louisiana, 1959-1962. District supervisor probation Monroe district State of Louisiana, 1962-1970, correctional institution superintendent, Baker, Louisiana, 1970-1975. Assistant director for adult corrections Louisiana Department Corrections, 1975-1976, assistant secretary corrections, 1976-1982, assistant professor school social work Louisiana State University, 1982-1984, private practice social work, since 1986, president Parker-Bergeron Distributing Company, Monroe, 1963-1966.

      Northeast Louisiana University director Students for Morrison, Barnham for Governor, 1955.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1945-1948, 53-58. Mason (Shriner). Optimist (state building chairman 1972, president Tigertown chapter 1973).

    Connections

    • Married Gene Clair Rife. Children– Daniel, Mark, Barbara.
    • father: Archie David Parker
    • mother: Ethel (Crowell) Parker
    • spouse: Gene Clair Rife
    • children: Daniel Parker
    • Mark Parker
    • Barbara Parker
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