Darlene Connie Parrish, age 76, died Saturday, November 29, 2014 at the Lee's Long Term Care Facility. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery, 1701 Bud Lipscomb Road, Willow Spring, NC.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe M. Parrish; brothers, Worth Carwell, Eddie Carwell and Gary Carwell.
Connie, as she liked to be called was a joy to be around. She loved to paint and draw, so as to brighten up the day for anyone she came into contact with. She will be dearly missed my many.
She is survived by her brothers, Ronald William Carwell and wife, Jane of Woodbridge, VA, and Johnnie Lawrence Carwell and wife, Jill of Raleigh, NC; sister-in-law, Peggy Carwell of Rocky Mount, NC; stepdaughters, Patricia Chappell of Willow Spring, Ellen Tabor of Oklahoma, Wanda Pollard of Willow Spring, and Brenda Holland of Coats; stepson, Junior Parrish of Oklahoma; nine step grandchildren; and six step great-grandchildren; and close friend, Brenda Partin of Raleigh, NC.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Liberty HomeCare & Hospice Services, 3200 Spring Forest Road, Suite 201, Raleigh, NC 27616.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at www.thomas funeral.com