Margaret <I>H</I> Parrish

Margaret H Parrish

Death 7 Oct 2016 (aged 90)
Burial Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 171408465 · View Source
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Margaret H. Parrish, 90, of Jacksonville, NC, died Friday, October 7, 2016 at UNC Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 am Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at Sandy Run Missionary Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Coastal Carolina Veteran's Cemetery.

Margaret from North Carolina Central University where she received a Bachelor of Science Degree. She Joined Sandy Run Missionary Baptist Church where she was a dedicated member of the Sunday School, the Education Committee, Vacation Bible School Staff and the Senior Citizens Ministry. Her career in education touched the lives of numerous students and parents. Her professional career spanned twenty-three years as an educator in the Onslow County School System. She taught at Bell Fork Elementary School and Northwoods Park Middle School before retiring in 1989.

Community involvement was another of Margaret's passions. She volunteered with the Onslow Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and held membership in the Disabled American Veteran's Auxiliary, Onslow County Retired School Personnel, Bell Fork Homes Association, Excelsior Chapter #305 OES, Military Widows Association, Red Hatters and Tau Gamma Delta Sorority, Phi Chapter.

She is survived by her daughter, Celeste Parrish of Durham, NC; grandchildren, Chelsie Young (Micah) of Los Angeles, CA and Gerren Parrish of Durham, NC; and one great grandchild, Solomon Bailey of Los Angeles, CA.

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  • Created by: KATRINA SHEA
  • Added: 16 Oct 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 171408465
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret H Parrish (21 Aug 1926–7 Oct 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 171408465, citing Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by KATRINA SHEA (contributor 46971012) .