James Markalee Parrish, 82, of Lake Butler, FL, passed away November 12, 2021. Born February 16, 1939, Markalee was the son of the late Joel Hampton Parrish and Nina Whitehead Parrish Greene.
Services will be held November 18, 2021, at 3:00p.m. at Archer-Milton Funeral Home in Lake Butler, FL. Family will greet friends from 2:00pm until 3:00pm on the day of services.
Markalee was preceded in death by his daughter, Cynthia Priscilla Fulford; one great-granddaughter, Autumn Hope Lumley; and sisters, JoAnn Bennett and Peggy Baker. Survivors include his son, Timothy James Parrish (Lisa), Lex Hampton Parrish (Connie); daughters, Tammie Griffin (Willie), Angela Parrish, and Amy Swanson. Markalee is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Surviving sisters are Agnes Sapp (Bob), Alice Brooks (Bert), Jesse Starling (Marty), Carolyn Easter (Billy), and Marcy Johns (Mike).
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archer-Milton Funeral Home, Lake Butler. 386-496-2008 www.archerfuneralhome.com