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Funeral Service

Christian Life Center at St Luke
Sunday February 21st, 2016

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Carolyn Parrish

Carolyn Foushee Parrish, 91 of Sanford passed away Thursday February 18, 2016 at her home. Funeral service will be held at 2:00pm Sunday at St Luke United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Buffalo cemetery.


Mrs. Parrish was born in Lee Co daughter of late Sam B. Foushee Sr and Verna Watson Foushee. She was preceded in death by her husband William F. “Bill” Parrish Sr. Mrs. Parrish was a longtime member of St Luke United Methodist Church, formerly Steele Street United Methodist Church. She enjoyed her Bridge and Garden Clubs.


Mrs. Parrish is survived by her daughter, Ann P. Giknis (Francis) of Williamsburg, VA; sons, Bill Parrish (Donna) and Jimmy Parrish (Terri) all of Sanford; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.


We were blessed to have had five special ladies that became part of our family for the past two years. These ladies allowed our mom to remain and enjoy the comforts of her home, Jenny Spainhour, Teresa Cardozo, Melinda Carlyle, Brenda Denkins, Kim Hart and Sylvia Bryant.


Memorial contributions can be made to St Luke United Methodist Church, 2916 Wicker St., Sanford, NC 27330.


The family will receive friends beginning at 1:00pm Sunday in the Christian Life Center at St Luke United Methodist Church.





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Ann, we just heard today about your Mother and we are so sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful person and Fred/I have great memories of her coordinating our wedding 49 years ago. You and your brothers remain in our thoughts and prayers...

Sarah Blalock Thomas Feb 24 2016 12:00 AM

Ann - I have such fond memories of your mother - she was so much fun. Losing your mother is so hard and your family is in my prayers as you face the difficult days ahead.

Beverly Foushee Gunter Feb 21 2016 12:00 AM

May the Holy Spirt comfort the family during this time of loss and days to come.

Earl and Ann Burgandine Feb 20 2016 12:00 AM

Ann, Bill, Jim and families, you are in our thoughts and prayers, I cherish the memories of Aunt Carolyn from my childhood and in later years. She was a strong and beautiful lady. Love, Lorinda and Duane

Lorinda Foushee Plapp, Perry Park, KY Feb 20 2016 12:00 AM

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Jimmy, Terri and Family. Our heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family. Granny Carolyn was a truly loveable and kind person, she will surely be missed. You are all in our thoughts. Love Jason, Nadine, Anna and Charlotte Kielly

Expression of Sympathy Feb 20 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carolyn Parrish

Sandra Hilliard Kelly Feb 19 2016 12:00 AM

Jimmy and Terri, so sorry for your loss.May God give you peace and comfort.

Sandra H Kelly Feb 19 2016 12:00 AM

You were blessed to have a mother, grandmother, and family member who lived a long fulfilled life who touched many lives. With my love and sympathy, Barbara

Barbara Maddox Feb 19 2016 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers go to the
Parrish family during this difficult time. May God
Offer you peace and comfort.

Esther Wicker Feb 19 2016 12:00 AM