Funeral services for Mrs. Ida Parrish, 84, were held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 20, 1979, from the Ott & Lee Chapel in Forest. Interment was made in the Hillsboro Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Herbert Eichelberger officiated.
Mrs. Parrish passed away on Monday at the Carthage Health Care Center, following a lengthy illness. She had lived at Route 4, Forest, for the past 12 years, and formerly lived at Kilmichael, Miss. She was a member of the Hillsboro Baptist Church.
Survivors include one son, Benny O. Duncan, Forest; two granddaughters, Sandra Duncan, and Mrs. Horace (Diane) Thomas, both of Forest; two great-granddaughters, Cindy and Margie Thomas.
Pallbearers were Benny Luke, William Holland, Edward D. Fisher, Jerry Compton, and Horace Thomas.