Melva Landelius Parrish, October 16, 1921~April 23, 2014
She was born October 16, 1921 in the Bethlehem Community near Blackburn, Arkansas to O.G and Cleo Landelius.She was a homemaker and a member of Sang Avenue Baptist Church in Fayetteville.
She worked many years for The Oberman Garment Factory and retired as a cafeteria worker from Ramay Junior High School.
She was preceded in death by her son, Darrell Parrish. Survivors include her husband of 74 years, Huebert Parrish; one son, Wayne Parrish and wife Frances of Fayetteville; one daughter, Darlene Counts and husband Robert Wayne Counts of West Fork and daughter in law, Linda Parrish of Farmington. She was blessed with six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Beards Funeral Chapel.
A Funeral Service will be held Monday at Sang Avenue Baptist Church, 1425 N Sang Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72703 at 2:00 PM with Paul Dennis and Avery Minor officiating. Burial will follow at Baptist Ford Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.
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