Henry Leroy "Buddy" Parrish, 72, of Panama City passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at his residence.
Mr. Parrish was born September 2, 1941 to the late Capt. Leroy and Doris Payne Parrish in Columbus, GA. He was a life long resident of the Panama City area. Buddy served in the Marine Corp and worked as a boat Captain navigating waters locally and internationally. Although he traveled the world, his true passions were his grandchildren, fishing and creating things with his hands as a Master Craftsman.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Charlotte A. Parrish; a daughter, Kimberly C. Adams and husband, David; a son, Robert A. Parrish and wife, Stephanie; two grandchildren, Kenley T. Adams, Brandon S. Parrish; two sisters, Dianne Barnes and Sharron Newhouse; a brother, David M. Parrish; a sister-in-law, Evelyn Ray and husband, Donnie; many extended family members and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Southerland Family Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Sammy Stewart officiating. Interment will be held in Forrest Lawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, January 31, 2014 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the
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