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We’ve updated the security on the site. Please try again later. To suggest a correction or addition, visit the memorial page and click Suggest Edits. Mr. Parker appeared with Mr. Hope in the revue “Ballyhoo,” when the latter was still relatively unknown, and then appeared with him when a Hope stooge fell ill and Mr. Parker substituted. This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. Oops, something didn't work. The couple were survived by a daughter, Deirdre, and two grandchildren. Lewis Wardlaw "Lew" Parker Jr. (June 30, 1928 – January 29, 2011) from South Hill, Virginia was a politician and former Democratic member of the Virginia House of Delegates.He represented the 61st district, which included parts of Amelia, Brunswick, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, and Prince Edward counties. Translation on Find a Grave is an ongoing project. Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. “Years later I played a small part in ‘Girl Crazy’ with Willie Howard and Willie took an interest in me and put me into his act at the Palace. We have set your language to You can still file a request but no one will be notified. When Mr. Hope signed for “Roberta” in 1932 he offered to lend Mr. Parker his standard act, which the young comedian used for a year. He then appeared in Vincent Youmans's “Rainbow.” Parts in “Spring Is Here,” “Heads Up” and “Girl Crazy” followed and then what Vinton Freedley, hiring him, called “a good comedy role” in “Red, Hot and Blue.” It turned out to be a small part, chiefly because the stars were Jimmy Durante, Ethel Merman and Mr. Hope and there were few if any laughs left over. We have 2 volunteers within ten miles of your requested photo location. Edit a memorial you manage or suggest changes to the memorial manager. “I've always been interested in the comics of every show I've been in,” Mr. Parker remarked once, “and for some strange reason the comics were always interested in helping me. GREAT NEWS!
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