Marcia Katrina Collier Parker

Marcia Katrina Collier Parker, passed away peacefully on May 18, 2023, at Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation. Marcia was born on November 25, 1942, in Orangeburg, SC. At the time of her passing, Marcia was 80 years old.

Marcia had several jobs during her lifetime, most importantly, that of a loving mother. She enjoyed spending time with her family, animals, and plants. In her free time, she would often do word search puzzles or watch New York Yankees baseball and college basketball.

Marcia is survived by her children, Joseph P. Wallace, III, wife Lisa, of Elizabeth City, NC, Deborah Wallace McCardle of Mobile, AL, and Jeffery Paul Wallace, wife Melissa, of Mobile, AL; sisters, Sylvia Smith Loftus and Priscilla Davis; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and her long-term companion, Glenn Ward.

Marcia was preceded in death by her father, Dennis Collier, mother, Kathleen Evans Collier, sister, Patsy Ann Collier, and first husband, Joseph P. Wallace, Jr.

The family will hold a private service to celebrate the life of Marcia at a later date. Marcia will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to SPCA of Northeastern NC, 102 Enterprise Drive, Elizabeth City, NC 27909.

Twiford Funeral Homes, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 is assisting the Wallace Family.  Condolences and memories may be shared at