Kenneth Parrish

December 08, 1948 - January 06, 2018

Kenneth Parrish

December 08, 1948 - January 06, 2018


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Obituary for Kenneth Parrish

Kenneth “KP” Lee Parrish, 69, of Hector, passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville. He was born December 8, 1948, in Hector, the son of Leamon and Evelyn Parrish. Anyone that knew “KP” knew he loved being in his log truck daylight to dark. He died a happy man doing what he loved hauling logs.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Nancy Parrish; one daughter, Amanda White; and one great-grandson, Braxton Huffman.
He is survived by his parents; one daughter, Tracy and husband Ronald Lusk of Russellville; 4 grandchildren, Heather and husband Matt Huffman of Hector, Kristen “KT” and husband Justin Nuckols of Hector, Seth Lusk and wife Brianna of London, and Ben Lusk and fiancee Kristen of Russellville; 5 great-grandchildren, Devin Nuckols, Cole Huffman, Quinton Chronister, Klair Burns, and Bristol Nuckols; sister, Nelda Owens of Centerville; brother, Glen Parrish and wife Sharon of Hector; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services are 10:00 AM, Thursday, January 11, at Lemley Chapel with Bro. Roy Chisum and Bro. Jamie Burris officiating. Burial is in Walnut Grove Cemetery under the direction of Lemley Funeral Service of Atkins. Visitation is from 6:00-8:00 PM, Wednesday.
Pallbearers are Seth Lusk, Ben Lusk, Matt Huffman, Justin Nuckols, Jonathon Parrish, and Chris Gray.
Honorary pallbearers are great-grandsons Devin Nuckols, Cole Huffman, and Quinton Chronister.
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