Anita Dixon holds a painting of her son, Sgt. Evan Parker, who was killed in 2005 in Iraq by an improvised explosive device. (Dec. 6, 2011)
Anita Dixon holds a painting of her son, Sgt. Evan Parker, who was killed in 2005 in Iraq by an improvised explosive device. (Dec. 6, 2011) The Wichita Eagle
Anita Dixon holds a painting of her son, Sgt. Evan Parker, who was killed in 2005 in Iraq by an improvised explosive device. (Dec. 6, 2011) The Wichita Eagle

Soldier's mom leads effort for war memorial

January 01, 2012 05:00 AM

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