|Birth: ||May 21, 1921, USA|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 2008|
Elsie Parrish Wood Ritch
Posted: Thursday, October 30, 2008 12:00 am
(ROANOKE) Services for Elsie Parrish Wood Ritch, 87, of Roanoke, will be Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008, at 2 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church with the Revs. Richard Richie and Bobby Kirby officiating. Mrs. Ritch will lie in state one hour before the service at the church. Burial will follow in Concord Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Wadley.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1.
Mrs. Ritch died Thursday, Oct. 30, at Hospice LaGrange
Survivors include one son, Jerry Wood of Leicester, N.C.; two sisters, Julia Hodges Story of Birmingham and Dovie Tobin Burton of Roanoke; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Fred Hill, Wayne Tobin, Parrish Tobin, David Tobin, Phillip "Corky" Howe and Thad Hodges.
Mrs. Ritch was born May 21, 1921, daughter of Luther and Verna Bugg Parrish. She was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church and had been a school teacher for Seminole Presbyterian School in Tampa, Fla. Mrs. Ritch was preceded in death by her husbands, James W. Wood Sr. and Capt. William T. Ritch; her parents; one son, James W. Wood Jr.; two sisters, Ruth Liles and June Parrish; and three brothers, Dennis, Raymond and Hubert Parrish.
Flowers will be accepted or donations to Trinity Baptist Church Family Life Center.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.
Posted: Thursday, October 30, 2008 12:00 am in
The Randolph Leader
Verna Bugg Parrish (1899 - 1986)
Elsie Parrish Ritch (1921 - 2008)
Carl Dennis Parrish (1922 - 1975)*
Luther Hubert Parrish (1925 - 1963)*
June R. Parrish (1934 - 1936)*
Concord Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Benjamin L Manifold
Record added: Apr 04, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 127423814
With deepest respect and sympathy to her family.Rest in blessed Peace.|
Benjamin L Manifold
Added: Apr. 4, 2014