2018-07-25 / Obituaries

Arthur Eugene Parrish, 85


Arthur Eugene Parrish Arthur Eugene Parrish Gene Parrish, 85, of Greencastle, passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Asbury Towers.

He was born in Putnam County on July 9, 1932, to Margaret Parrish.

He is survived by his wife, Betty; sons, Rick (Sheryle) and Tim; daughter, Kathy Harris (Rick Harris); granddaughter, Kristen Harris Nelson (Kevin); and sisters, Debbie Phillips and Becky Reeves.

Gene proudly served his country in Korea from 1952-1954, and was employed with Lone Star Industries for 36 years. Gene enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, gardening, bushhogging with his tractor, and he had a great love for his dogs and animals.

A Memorial/Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, July 28 at 10 a.m. with service at 11 a.m. at New Life Baptist Church, 51 Ridgeway Street, Greencastle, Indiana 46135, with Pastor Dr. Scott Kallem presiding.

Graveside services will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery with Military Rites Salute.

Relatives and friends are welcome to attend.

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