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327 West King Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Phone: 304-263-8896
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Thomas Parrish

Thomas Parrish

Monday, December 6th, 1948 Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

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Obituary for Thomas Eugene Parrish

Thomas Eugene Parrish Sr. from Martinsburg West Virginia was born December 6, 1948. During his life he was a United States Veteran and a known carpenter. He was known for his independence and hard working nature; as well as his gentle heart and eagerness to help those in need. He prided himself for his honesty, and his loyalty to those he loved. He was a friend to everyone he met, and full of advice when you needed it, until his passing on May 28, 2019. He is survived by his wife Othella “Mae” of Martinsburg West Virginia, as well as sons and family Thomas Parrish Jr. of Martinsburg and his children Miracle and Luke; David Parrish of Martinsburg and wife Brandy along with their children Dakota, Alecktra, and Thelicia; Wayland Jenkins of Hagerstown MD and his children Jaycen and Carson; and daughter Angel Ruffin of Martinsburg and her child Amber. He is also survived by siblings from Virginia as well as a few great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by grandson Kirtlan Bowers of Martinsburg.

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Judy Whitney-Athey

I was so sorry to hear of the passing of this dear sweet man & friend. I will always cherish his friendship & will miss him dearly on Facebook. Love you Thomas! RIP at Jesus' feet until we meet again!
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Brandy Parrish

Thank you for the kind words. He truly is one who will be missed by many. The family is so glad so many people have these memories of him.
Posted at 06:37am

Linda Lopez myers

Thomas was a great guy.. always kind and loved company.. he was always there when you needed someone to talk to.. he was a great friend to my dad.. he was my dads best friend.. my dad would walk to his house and sit there with him and talk and share memories.. I am happy my dad had him.. me and my bf went there a week before he passed and he treated us like family.. I will miss his smiling face.. I would stop by and say hi from time to time.. he love people.. he only wanted to be loved.. he truly was loved by many.. I was so shock to hear of his passing,, he will never be forgotten.. RIP my friend.. fly high., tell dad and mom I said hi
Comment | Posted at 03:39pm via Condolence

Brandy Parrish

The family is glad that he had so many people who loved and cared about him. Thank you for the memory. It truly makes us smile to know he brought joy to so many people
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Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Museum

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Thomas Eugene Parrish, Sr., give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Thomas Eugene Parrish, Sr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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Brandy Parrish

The family thanks you deeply for your kind words and the time you took to write this.
Posted at 01:10pm

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