Sunday, February 19, 2012

The bell has tolled its last for a true fighter

San Antonio has just lost one of its best criminal defense attorneys.

Rest in Peace, Jimmy.

My condolences to your family.

Attorney Jimmy Parks Jr. dead at 61
By Eva Ruth Moravec - Express-News

San Antonio attorney Jimmy Parks Jr., who represented many high-profile defendants and served as a radio commenter on legal issues, died Sunday afternoon after collapsing in his far North Side home, officials said.

A statement from Park's family confirmed the death, calling him a “beloved father, grandfather, husband, friend and humanitarian.”

“Though our loss is profound and heartbreaking, Jimmy's extraordinary spirit and love will live on in all of our hearts,” the statement said.