ASHLAND – Brenda P. Parker, 57, died Dec. 28, 2006, as a result of a motor vehicle accident on Route 11 in Moro Plantation. She was born Feb. 19, 1949, in Ashland, the daughter of Arthur and Opal (Lyons) Berry Jr. She was employed in the nursing field for many years at The Aroostook Medical Center and also worked as a personal care attendant. Brenda is survived by one son, Merle Buckingham of Alton; one daughter, Terri Almeida and her husband, Allen, of Ashland; and four grandchildren, Jesse LaPorte, Kaitlyn Buckingham, Jaron Buckingham, and Isaiah Buckingham. She will also be sadly missed by her many relatives and friends, especially close friend, Eugene Allen of Ashland. In addition to her parents, Brenda was predeceased by her husband, Bruce Parker in 2006; and by a brother, Stephen Berry. Relatives and friends may call 1 p.m. Wednesday until time of funeral at the Advent Christian Church, Exchange Street, Ashland. A funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2007, at the church. Spring interment will be in Ashland Municipal Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may contribute in her memory by making donations to assist the family, in care of Stimson-Ouellette Funeral Home, P.O. Box 39, Ashland, ME 04732. To leave online condolences, please visit