Tara Lee Parks



Tara Lee (Taylor) Parks October 23, 1983 – July 11, 2016 The Lord blessed us with the life of Tara Lee (Taylor) Parks on October 23, 1983. The Lord knew Tara was ready to go home to the Lord so he took her into his arms and carried her to Heaven on July 11, 2016.  Tara leaves behind her two beautiful children who she cherished so much Jared Taylor Parks & Jaylynn Jane Parks; parents, Lance & Tammy Taylor; brothers, Ryan & Joseph Taylor; nephews, Nico, Levi; nieces, Kiana, Caidance, Crissy Joe, ShyeAnne all who loved their Auntie T!  Grandmother Leora Vandertie; aunt and uncles, Tina (John) Crolley, Alan (Angela) Alexander, Warren & Clayton Alexander, Connie &(David) Watters, Calvin & (Marguerite) Taylor, Clifford & (Janet) Taylor, Sharon Taylor & (Steve), Rodney Simpson Jr.; cousins, Chalet, Ashlynn, Brittany, Kyle, Josh, Miranda, Felicia, Lee, Jason, Curtis, Angela, Skylor, Scott, Erin, Vanessa, Shane, Christina, Avel, Matt, Georgina, Lavon, Rodney, Malory, Shana, Rob. Preceded in death by her son, Jamin Henry Taylor; great grandparents, grandma Bernice Williams, Walter (Sambo) Alexander, Ruth & Joseph Gobin; grandparents, Curtis (George) & Betty Taylor and Warren Alexander Sr.; uncle, Gordon Taylor; aunt, Kimberly Simpson, and cousin Shannon Taylor. Tara was a member of the Tulalip Tribes, she had many special friendships and truly loved all who entered into her life. She was a master of cedar weaving and loved weaving with her family, including teaching children the gift of the cedar. She was the greatest mommy ever and will be forever missed!   Visitation will be held Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home with an Interfaith service to follow at 6:00 P.M. at the Tulalip Gym. Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:00 A.M. at the Tulalip gym with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery.