Malcolm Walter "Bill" Parrish, 90, of Glasgow, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, at his residence.
Born in Cumberland County, he was the son of the late Sam and Alyne Anderson Parrish. Mr. Parrish was a member of Beckton Church of Christ and a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Navy.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Belle Carver Parrish, of Glasgow; five grandchildren, Jennifer Morrison, of Smiths Grove, Alecia Hudson, of Glasgow, Brittney Cogar, of Glasgow, Tina Shubert, of Scottsville and Billy Cary, of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; a sister, Sue Jenkins (Gary), of Lewisburg; a son-in-law, Hollis R. Cary, of Glasgow; nine great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Larry Parrish; a daughter, Charlene Cary; a sister, Kimmel Owens; and three brothers, Dallas, Doyle and Phillip Parrish.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Military honors provided by D.A.V. Chapter No. 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Published on February 2, 2017