Joyce Mize Parrish

Joyce Mize Parrish of Mt. Airy, North Carolina
1934 – 2020

Joyce Mize Parrish was born October 29, 1934  in Oxford, NC, she was the daughter of the late Ernest L. and Elizabeth Currin Mize, and wife of the late Thomas Earl Parrish.

Joyce Mize Parrish, 85, formerly of Camden, SC, died Tuesday, May 12, 2020.

She worked as a secretary for the YMCA, and was a former league bowler. A member of Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, she was active in the Friendship Sunday School Class and the United Methodist Women.

She is survived by her son, Tommy E. Parrish, and his wife, Janice, of Mt. Airy, NC; grandchildren, Sandra Lunn, Sally Lunn, Mariah Hope, Luke Parrish (Jessica), and Hannah Dickerson (Chastin); great-grandchildren, Anwyn, Kaeden, Jamie, Aria, Bash, River, and Luna; and son-in-law, Tony Lunn.

In addition to her parents and husband, Joyce was predeceased by her daughter Debbie Lunn, six brothers and one sister.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

A graveside service was held Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park at 11:00 AM. Rev. Michael Arant will officiate. Memorials may be made to Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, 1206 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020.

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