Originally created 04/16/04

Mrs. Florence Parrott (EVANS, Ga.)



EVANS, Ga.- Mrs. Florence Percival Laird Slade Parrott, 89, of Evans, Ga., died Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at University Hospital, Augusta, Ga. Funeral services will be held Saturday, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Thaddeus Episcopal Church with the Rev. Jerry Dubose officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Parrott earned a B.S. Degree from Converse College and worked there as an Admissions Recruiter. She was an Episcopalian, a member of the DAR, Daughters of The King and Jr. Student Club of Aiken. Survivors include her son, Arthur Laird Slade, Moylan, Pa.; a step-son, William Gordon Parrott, III, Aiken,; four grandchildren, David Marshall Slade, Julian Laird Slade, Mary Laird Whitmire, Thomas Dixon Whitmire, IV; two step-grandchildren, Elizabeth Parrott Duffy, William Gordon Parrott, IV; three great-grandchildren Duncan William Eisen-Slade, Malcolm Henry Slade, Laura Meredith Slade; three step grandchildren, William Gordon Parrott, V, Jimmy Duffy, III, Brittany Duffy. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Sarah Florence Slade Whitmire and her brother, Robert Marion Laird. Memorials may be directed to the St. Thaddeus Episcopal Church Building Fund, 125 Pendleton St., SW, Aiken, S.C. 29801. The family will receive friends following the service in the Stevenson-McClelland Building. Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc., 924 Hayne Ave., Aiken. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle April 16, 2004