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Jesse Lem "Shorty" Parrish
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1914
Bradford County
Florida, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1975
Wayne County
Georgia, USA

Lem J. Parrish, 61, died Sunday in the Wayne Memorial Hospital in Jesup after a long illness. He was a native of Bradford County Florida and had lived in Glennville for the past 10 years. He was a retired truck driver.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Hope Ann Lashmit Parrish, Glennville; one daughter, Mrs. Kay Cranford, Glennville; two sons, Larry Parrish,Glennville and Mitchell Parrish , Memphis, Tenn; his mother, Mrs. Murry Osteen, Glennville; one sister, Mrs. Pearl Griffin, Miami,Fla.; five grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Parrish were held Tuesday at 10:30a.m. in the Rimes Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. Jimmy Bargeron and Rev. Moody Roberts. The body was taken to to Starke,Fla., where burial was in the Antioch Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Claude Dixon, James Maud, Jimmy Bargeron, Loy Blocker, Joe Duffany, and Robert Dubberly.
Rimes Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

Born to Edgar and Murray Starling Parrish in Sampson City. Florida. Lived in Jacksonville and Miami before moving to Glennville, Tattnall County, Ga. in 1967.

Married Hope Ann Lashmit 14 March 1949 in Folkston, Ga.


Pearl Oveda Parrish Griffin 1915-1978
Family links: 
  Edgar Parrish (1887 - 1966)
  Murry Alma Starling O'Steen (1895 - 1978)
  Hope Ann Lashmit Parrish (1930 - 2010)*
  Lloyd Beuford Parrish Howell (1939 - 2016)*
  Keevie Simmons (1946 - 1994)*
  James Larry Parrish (1951 - 1998)*
  Jesse Lem Parrish (1914 - 1975)
  Pearl Oveda Parrish Griffin (1915 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: At the time of Dad's passing in 1975, we had not been able to locate a 3rd son. But, in 1996, Lloyd Buford Parrish Howell, found us. His name changed, was the problem. All the lost time with his Dad....he looks just like him!
Antioch Baptist Cemetery
La Crosse
Alachua County
Florida, USA
Created by: Kay Parrish Thompson
Record added: Jan 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23935756
Jesse Lem Shorty Parrish
Added by: Kay Parrish Thompson
Jesse Lem Shorty Parrish
Added by: Kay Parrish Thompson
Jesse Lem Shorty Parrish
Added by: Kay Parrish Thompson
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