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Vernith Parrish, 80, Taylor County, KY (1930-2016)

She professed faith in Christ and attended Campbellsville Baptist Temple. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville after forty-four years of service. She was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. Her husband of over 30 years, Hiestand Parrish survives. She leaves seven step living descendants.
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Vernith Parrish of Campbellsville, KY died at 8:13amET, Friday, July 22, 2016 in Campbellsville. Age: 86

Funeral services will be at 10amCT/11amET, Monday, July 25, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. B. C. Gillispie and Pastor Jase Divens. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Vernith Parrish, Taylor County, KY (1930-2016)

She was the daughter of the late Ray Cox and Nora Mae Hughes Cox. She was born March 27, 1930, in Taylor County, KY. She died Friday, July 22, 2016 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, a the age of 86 years, three months, and 25 days.

She professed faith in Christ and attended Campbellsville Baptist Temple. She was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville after forty-four years of service.

She united in marriage to Hiestand Parrish January 11, 1986.

Besides her husband, Hiestand Parrish, she is survived by:
  • Two step-daughters: Tammy Porter and husband, Gary of Campbellsville, KY; and Melissa Benfield and husband, Don of Hickory, NC

  • Three step-grandchildren

  • Two step-great-grandchildren

  • One sister: Gusta Garrett of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two special nieces: Donna Lile and husband, Ricky of Campbellsville, KY; and Kathy Wiser and husband, Ray of Bradfordsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends
She was also preceded in death by a step-great-grandson, Thomas Porter; six brothers and two sisters: Aaron Cox, Roy Cox, Ed Cox, Coy Cox, Howard Cox, Andy Cox, Ida Bell Wilson and Elizabeth Cox.

Send condolences to the family of Vernith Parrish

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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