Emmie Opalene "Dean" Parrish

Emmie Opalene "Dean" Parrish, 81, of Double Springs, entered into rest on Thursday, June 17, 2021, at her home surrounded by her loving family. 

Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 19, 2021, from 6-8 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Double Springs.  Her funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Henryfield FCM Church in Double Springs.  Bro. Danny Page and Bro. Delmer Duboise will officiate.  Burial will follow in Frost Chapel Cemetery in Haleyville.

Mrs. Dean was born on Aug. 29, 1939, in Winston County.  She was a member of Henryfield Church who loved God and loved to sing.  She was the type of caring person that if she knew you, she probably prayed for you.  Mrs. Dean was very dedicated to her family and loved spoiling her grandbabies.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Parrish; son, Darron Keith Parrish; grandson, Noah Lane Trapp; parents, Samuel and Cora Garrison; sisters, Mae Jean and Nena Fay; brother, Charles Edward and a host of other family members and friends.

Dean is survived by her daughters, Ladana (Ronnie) Haley, Michelle (Dennis) Prescott, Regina (Darrell) Ponder and Leann (Brad) Trapp; grandchildren, Ashley Garrison, Kaitlin (Tyler) Harris, Casey (Alannah) Hill, April (Dustin) Hayes, Caleb (Lexie) Hill, Breanna (Jared) Tittle and Daylee Trapp; 11 great-grandchildren and brothers, Vernell Garrison, Gene Garrison, Junior (Gina) Garrison and Steve (Ilene) Garrison.

Memories and condolences may be shared at www.nicholsfuneralhomes.com.


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