Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


March 27, 2014

Mary Beth Parrish

Mrs. Mary Beth Parrish passed away March 25, 2014, in Athens.

She was born April 7, 1959, in Beeville to Charles Henry and Carolyn Rose Slaughter. Mary Beth attended Cross Roads Baptist Church. She loved gardening, planting flowers, reading, taking day trips on the Harley with her husband Mike and shopping. She loved her dog “Buster”.

She is preceded in death by a brother Butch Slaughter.

Survivors include her husband of 31 years Mike Parrish, Athens; parents Charles and Carolyn Slaughter, Murchison; sisters Laurie Miller and husband Tracy, Athens, Janet Slaughter, Murchison, Susan Jock and husband Chris, Kerens; stepson Matt Parrish and wife Lauren, Rowlett; four grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation for family and friends will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 28, 2014, at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, Athens.

Funeral services for Mary Beth Parrish, 54, Athens are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Bro. Frank Upchurch officiating.

Interment will follow in Oaklawn Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Garret Miller, Sam Bass, Mitch Mayo, Chris Jock, Steven Murff, Tracy Miller.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Cross Roads Baptist Church, 14232 FM 59, Athens, Texas 75751.

An online guest book is available at by selecting the Mary Beth Parrish obituary.

Arrangements by Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, Athens.

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