John Parker has been married to Linda Parker for 46 years.
He practiced law in Mobile and Baldwin County for 40 years in general civil
litigation with emphasis on land maters and municipal liability. Both John and
Linda graduated from the University of Alabama. John also graduated from law
school at the University of Alabama. Upon graduation John served on active duty
as a commissioned Army officer. He then clerked for a year as law clerk to
Supreme Court Justice Hugh Maddox in Montgomery before starting private
practice in Mobile with the law firm of Tonsmiere and McFadden, an established
Mobile firm specializing in real estate and land matters. John and Linda have
two children and five grandchildren and currently reside on the Eastern Shore
having relocated from Mobile seven years ago.