Parkers Furniture in Greenwood SC
Parkers Home Furnishings is a family owned and operated furniture store located in Greenwood S.C.
We have been serving the Upstate and Lakelands area for 85 years. We are just a short drive from Laurens, McCormick, Clinton, Newberry, Saluda and Abbeville
We carry home furnishings from top designers like Lane, Liberty, Vaughn Bassett, ParkPlace, Comfort Solutions, Klaussner, and Ashley.
At Parkers Home Furnishings, we stock a wide variety of sofas, loveseats, recliners, accent tables, cocktail tables, entertainment centers, beds, mattresses and much more!
Parker Furniture opened it’s doors in 1925 in the town of Union , SC. Clarence L. Parker (1894-1960) was the owner. The furniture was peddled by salesmen in pick-up trucks going from door to door.
C. L. Parker’s son, H.E. “Skin” Parker (1917-1998) was made manager in 1936. His management was interrupted by WWII when he served in the Marine Corps from 1943-1946.
In 1958, C.L. Parker’s grandson, J.L. “Lanny” Parker was made manager and in 1960 C.L. Parker passed away. In 1968, P.K. “Skip” Parker, Lanny’s brother joined the firm. By 1984, these two grandsons grew the business into multiple locations in South Carolina : Gaffney, Greenwood , Clinton , Laurens, Newberry, and Union .
J.L. Parker’s son, M.G. “Duke” Parker, joined the firm in 1980. In 1994, Lanny and Skip Parker began transferring the firm to Duke. Duke chose to grow the Greenwood Store and make Greenwood his home.
For 87 years, Parker Furniture has served this area and will continue it’s philosophy of treating customers like friends.