Winslow, ME--Parker Wilbur Smith, 91, died unexpectedly on August 17, 2017 at his home.\r\n\r\nHe was born in Winslow, ME on February 5, 1926 the son of Jacob B. and Marion Mae (Hersom) Smith. Parker graduated from Winslow High School, Class of 1943.\r\n\r\nParker grew up on the family farm, and worked there his entire life. He was a lifetime member of the Carpenters & Joiners Union and also the Millwright Union.\r\n\r\nHe was an active member of many civic and agricultural groups. He was a longtime member of the Winslow Congregational Church, and a lifetime member of the Masons. Parker was a Master Gardener and worked in his gardens and orchards up until the time of his death.\r\n\r\nParker was predeceased by his first wife, Ramona Tobey Smith. \r\n\r\nSurviving is his wife, Esther Mae (Sanderson) Smith of Winslow, ME; sons, James Dunbar of Winslow, ME and Jed Smith of Washington, DC; daughters, Margaret ‘Peggy’ Harkness of Hewitt, NJ., Priscilla Toth of Front Royal VA., and Patti Smith of Hoboken, NJ.; stepchildren, Douglass and Robert Young of Greenville, ME., and Susan Dunlap of Saranac Lake, NY.; 12 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.\r\n\r\nPrivate graveside services will be held at a later date. Burial will be at the Lake View Cemetery in Oakland, ME.\r\n\r\nThe family respectfully requests no flowers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Winslow Congregational Church, 12 Lithgow St., Winslow, ME 04901\r\n\r\nAn online guestbook may be signed and memories shared at www.lawrybrothers.com\r\n\r\nArrangements are by Lawry Brothers-Wheeler, 26 Church St., Oakland, ME.