ROCK HILL – Mr. Joe G. “Lefty” Parrish, 76, passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Piedmont Medical Center.

A graveside service will be held at 2pm on Friday, February 9, 2018 at Grandview Memorial Park on Cherry Road with Revs. Michael Beeks and Ed Harris officiating.  The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the graveside.

Born in Rock Hill, Mr. Parrish was a son of the late Ralph Barber Parrish and the late Mary Louise Parrish.  He worked as a printer for 23 years at Rock Hill Printing & Finishing and retired from Meritor.  He was a farrier for 50 years.  He was a member of Antioch Methodist Church.

Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Linda Morgan Parrish; his children, Rhonda, Randall “Randy” and Richard “Richie” (Kristi); and his grandchildren, Logan, Preston and Callie and Tyler and Justin.  He was preceded in death by his brothers, Frank, James “Chubby” and Bobby.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mr. Parrish’s name to Rawlinson Road Baptist Church, 1024 Rawlinson Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29732 or to Hospice & Community Care, PO Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.

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