|Birth: ||Aug. 31, 1916|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 2013|
A memorial services will be held Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. in The Episcopal Church of the Ascension in Lafayette for Elsie Pearce Parratt, age 97, who passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 7:41 a.m. at Lafayette General Medical Center in Lafayette. Interment will be in Fort Lincoln Cemetery in Brentwood, Maryland.
Elsie was a devoted wife and full-time mother to her children while they were growing up. She attended University of Maryland and studied Nutrition. While there, she met her husband and they were married over 50 years. She traveled the world with her husband while he was a Civil Engineer. Midlife her husband became an Episcopal Priest. During her husband's time in seminary, she worked as a Psychiatric Nurse, Pediatric Nurse and Private Duty Nurse. After her husband was ordained, Elsie devoted herself to her family and her role as a Pastor's wife.
Survivors include one son, Lyle F. Parratt, Jr. and his wife, Donna; two daughters, Janet Ruth Parratt Tessier and Jean Carroll Parratt Brown and her husband, Mike; seven grandchildren; Anita Lee and her husband, Scott, Tracy Albert and her husband, Stuart, Joseph Nectoux, Jr., and his wife, Lisa, Linda Lehmann and her husband, John, Jason Nectoux and his wife, Amy, Lyle F. Parratt, III, and his wife, Emily, and Amy Donald and her husband, Seth; and seven great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Lyle Franklin Parratt; and her parents, Jack McMahon Pearce and the former, Vera Ellen Beall. Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro is in charge of arrangements.
Fort Lincoln Cemetery
Prince George's County
Created by: Catahoula Hound
Record added: Dec 10, 2013
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