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Willie Corinne Feemster Parrish, passed from this earthly life to her eternal life Dec. 24, 2019 in Knox City at the age of 97.
Graveside services were held Dec. 28, 2019 at the Vera Cemetery with Benny Archer officiating, under the direction of Archer Funeral Home.
Corinne was born April 2, 1922 in Vera to Bill and Lona Trainham Feemster. She was a 1936 graduate of Benjamin High School. Corinne married George Brice Parrish on Aug. 12, 1942 in Dickens. The couple lived in Houston for 32 years, where Corinne worked for Continental Can Company, retiring after 25 years with the company. They then moved to Franklin and had a cattle ranch for 24 years, finally moving to Benjamin in 1997. After 58 years of marriage, George passed away on Oct. 26, 2000. Corinne was a member of the Benjamin Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sister Philomae Roberson of Benjamin; nieces Judy and Randy Barnett of Benjamin and Kathie and Jack Waldron of Knox city; great nephews and several great great nieces and nephews.