Arts Literature Authors P Parker, Idella
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Idella Parker was born in 1914 in the small community of Reddick, Florida. She may be best known as Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings' maid, a job she held for ten years. Almost thirty years after Rawlings' death, Parker, with Mary Keating, wrote her first book, Idella: Marjorie Rawlings' "Perfect Maid". Her second book, written with Bud and Liz Crussell, Idella Parker: From Reddick to Cross Creek was published in 1999.

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St. Petersburg Times: Former Maid for Author has her own Stories to Tell
Ryan Davis' article about Parker's appearance at Hernando Community College for Black History Month. (February 18, 2001)
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