Cover photo for Robert Parrish's Obituary
Robert Parrish Profile Photo
1934 Robert 2023

Robert Parrish

November 23, 1934 — January 11, 2023

Funeral services for Robert Parrish, age 88, of Emory, will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at 11:00 am at church of Christ Emory, Texas with Cody McCody and Chad Parrish officiating. Interment will follow at Turner Cemetery. Visitation will be held one-hour prior at the church.

Robert Parrish was born November 23, 1934 to Willie and Hazel Parrish in Emory, Texas.  He married Margaret Parrish on January 23, 1959, they cherished 62 years together.  Robert received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.  He was a longtime member of the Emory Church of Christ.

He is survived by his son, Chuck Nolan Parrish and Wife Wanda; brother, Ted Parrish; grandson, Chad Parrish and wife Leanne; granddaughters Michelle Tate and husband Lance, Jennifer Roberts and husband Dale, Kristen Harley and husband Tommy, Ashlynn Dipzinski and husband Matt; great grandkids Dustin Roberts, Sara Roberts, Cameron Roberts, Aiden Dipzinski, Miller Dipzinski, Landon Harley, Trevor Harley, Case Parrish, Cole Parrish, and Bennett Tate.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret; daughter, Deborah Douthit; parents, Nolan and Hazel Parrish and sister, Mary Shepard.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Mission Printing Inc. at 2707 Medlin Dr, Arlington, TX 76015. https://www.missionprinting.us/                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Robert Parrish, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, January 14, 2023

10:00 - 11:00am (Central time)

Emory Church of Christ

715 E Lennon Dr, Emory, TX 75440

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, January 14, 2023

11:00am - 12:00pm (Central time)

Emory Church of Christ

715 E Lennon Dr, Emory, TX 75440

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Saturday, January 14, 2023

12:00 - 1:00pm (Central time)

Turner Cemetery

, Emory, TX 75440

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 482

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree