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Mary Elizabeth "Libby" Powell Parrish

May 24, 1943 ~ June 3, 2021 (age 78)


Obituary for: Mary Elizabeth “Libby” Powell Parrish


Mrs. Mary Elizabeth “Libby” Powell Parrish, age 78 of Vidalia, passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at her residence.


Mrs. Parrish was born on May 24, 1943 in Dublin, GA to the late Clyde Dewitt and Annie Myrtle Mercer Powell. She had worked as a seamstress at Oxford of Lyons for most of her working life and loved her family very much! In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Ray Parrish; and a granddaughter, Kristina Gonzalez.


She is survived by her son, Danny Wayne Parrish; two daughters, Olivia Suzie Gonzalez (Jose) and Cynthia Louise Parrish Lyle (James); one brother, Darvin Dewitt Powell (Delories); twelve grandchildren, Jennifer Meacham, Angie Quinn, James Lyle, Dusty Lyle (Hannah), Andy Gonzalez, Julia Gonzalez, David Gonzalez (Becky), Lisa Gonzalez, Rebecca Gonzalez, Matthew Gonzalez, Aaron Conrad, and Heather Rozer; seven great-grandchildren, Justin Meacham, Hannah Meacham, Cassie Meacham, Luke Samuel Lyle, and three others; and several nieces and nephews.


The family will receive friends on Monday, June 7, 2021 from 1:30pm until 2:00pm at Snowhill Community Church. Funeral services will follow at 2:00pm at the church with Pastor W.R. Connell, David Gonzalez, and Pastor David Alpnic, Sr. to officiate. Graveside service and interment will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be: Dusty Lyle, David Gonzalez, Andy Gonzalez, Chris Powell, Jose Gonzalez, James Lyle, and Justin Meacham.


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Roberts – Stewart Funeral Home, Vidalia Chapel is serving the Parrish family.

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June 7, 2021

1:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Snowhill Community Church

Funeral Service
June 7, 2021

2:00 PM
Snow Hill Community Church
Snow Hill Church Raod
Glenwood, Georgia 30428

June 7, 2021

3:30 PM
Mount Vernon Memorial Park

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