Obituary and Service Information for Reverend Henry Garland Parrish
|Parrish, Reverend Henry Garland|
Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Sandy Baptist Church, 9331 Sandy Church Road, Hillsboro, MO
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2013
Sandy Baptist Church
Sandy Baptist Cemetery
Oak Grove Baptist Church, 7622 Old State Road H, Fletcher, MO 63030
Reverend Henry Garland Parrish, age 57, of Festus, MO entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 19, 2013 at St Louis University Medical Center. Born on November 5, 1955, in Henderson, NC to the late Louis Henry and Mildred Garland (Shearin) Parrish.
He served as a pastor at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Fletcher for four years and was a deacon at Sandy Baptist Church in Hillsboro. He was involved in prison ministry, running rabbit dogs, riding four wheelers, loved people and spending time at the beach.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years: Patricia Ann (Jones) Parrish of Festus, a stepdaughter: Pamela Sue Crawford of Tulsa, OK, brothers: Claude Allen Parrish of Kittrell, NC and Louis Cornell (Judy) Parrish of Greenville, NC, and sisters: Patricia Pulley of Kittrell, NC and Caarol Annette (Thomas) Bryant of Kittrell, NC. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother in law: David Pulley.
Reverend David Wells and Reverend John Jones to officiate services.