Minnie Alice Parrish, 85, of Lake Butler, passed away on March 10, 2022, at Suwannee Valley Care Center in Lake City. Mrs. Parrish was born February 23, 1937, to the late Heywood and Loca Waters McLeod. She has been a lifelong resident of Lake Butler and worked as a Pre-K teacher for Lake Butler Elementary until her retirement. She enjoyed taking trips, especially cruises. Her greatest joy came from spending time with her family and loving on her grandchildren. Preceding her is death are her parents; her husband, Daniel Parrish; and son, Robbie Parrish.
Mrs. Parrish is survived by her children, Gary Parrish (Kathy) of Leesburg, Elaine Redding (Edward) of Lake Butler; Kathy Hughs (Walt) of Texas, Chuck Parrish of Lake Butler, Keith Parrish (Wendy) of Lake Butler, and Kevin Parrish (Erica) of Lake Butler; 17 grandchildren, Misty, Jody, Brady, Jeremy, Brandi, Megan, Owen, Dana, Jackie, J.R., Robbie, Cameron, Clay, Breanna, Stan, Mandi, and Greg; 23 great-grandchildren, Casey, Xander, Sara, Alexis, Erica, Devin, Dylan, Destiny, Jeremy, Nathan, Davis, Haisley, Harper, Jacob, Emily, Kaylie, Jessica, Ryan, Christopherd, Joshua, Taylor, Austin, and Kayden; and 2 great-great-grandchildren, Eastyn and Maverick; and sister, Melba Nettles.
A graveside service for Mrs. Parrish will be held at Elzey Chapel Cemetery on Monday, March 14, 2022, at 10:00am. Service will be officiated by Terry Elixson. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archer-Milton Funeral Home, Lake Butler. 386-496-2008 www.ArcherFuneralHome.com