LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mr. Cless Parrish, 77, of Thomson Hwy, Lincolnton, entered into rest November 4, 2001, at McDuffie Regional Medical Center. He was the beloved husband of Fern Wiseman Parrish. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Terrell Blackmon officiating. Interment will follow in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mr. Parrish a native of Holland, Ky., but had lived in Lincoln County for the past 33 years. He was a teacher with the Columbia County School System for over 25 years and was a member of Holland Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Fern Wiseman Parrish, Lincolnton; a son, David Parrish, Lincolnton; a sister, Essie P. Armstrong, Indianapolis, Memorials may be made to Loco Baptist Church, 1624 Loco Church Road, Lincolnton, GA 30817. The family will receive friends from 7 til 9 Tuesday, at the funeral home. Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Road, Thomson, GA. 706-595-4100.
The Augusta Chronicle-November 6, 2001