September 10, 1938 ~ May 30, 2021
Born in: Madison Co., NC
Resided in: Leicester, NC
Irene Crawford Parris, 82, of Leicester, passed away Sunday, May 30, 2021.
A native of Madison Co., Irene was a daughter of the late Ralph and Dell English Crawford. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Loran Walden Parris, and her son, Randall Keith Parris.
Mrs. Parris began her career as a respiratory therapist with the Children’s Orthopedic Hospital, then with Mission Hospital, St. Joseph’s, and back to Mission before retiring in 2010. She attended New Liberty Baptist Church.
Surviving are her sons, Matthew Scott Parris and Timothy Parris; granddaughter, Stephanie Parris; and great-grandchildren, Evelynn and Jeffery Cleary.
Mrs. Parris was interred at Ashelawn Gardens of Memory alongside Loran and Randall.
In lieu of flowers, condolences may be sent to The Parris Family, 14 Gibbs Rd., Leicester, NC 28748.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting the family.
Ashelawn Gardens of Memory
901 Aiken Road
Asheville, NC 28804