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Kelly Louis Parrish, 50, of Rocky Mount, died November 1, 2018 at South Village of Rocky Mount.


Kelly was born January 1968 to William Carlton Parrish and Sharon Brewster Parrish Wells in Richmond, VA.  

He was an excellent electrician and worked in the construction industry.  

Kelly was a loving and giving person who cared deeply for his family and his children.

Kelly was preceded in death by his mother; a daughter, Ariel Parrish; a brother, Billy Parrish; a nephew, Travis Hooker; and grandmother, Toni Brown.  

Survivors include his father, William; step-father, Charles Wells; wife, Sheila Parrish of Roanoke Rapids; his sons, Christopher Parrish of Wilmington and Keeley Parrish of Roanoke Rapids; sisters Kim Parrish and fiancée Ed Taylor, Jr., and Raven Parrish, all of Roanoke Rapids; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces/nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

His memorial service will be held at 2 pm Saturday, November 10, 2015 in the chapel of Hockaday Funeral & Cremation Service.   

The family will receive friends following the service.

Online condolences may be made at www.hockadayfs.com

Arrangements for Mr. Parrish are under the care of Hockaday Funeral & Cremation Service of Roanoke Rapids, NC.