Inurnment service for Christopher Glen “Chris” Parish, 25, Lawrence will be at 10am Saturday, September 3, 2011 at Oak Hill Cemetery. Mr. Parish died Monday, August 29, 2011 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born October 15, 1985 at Ft. Leavenworth, KS the son of Bobby G. Parish, Jr. and Karen M. Linsey Pitts.
Mr. Parish graduated Lawrence High School in 2004. He was a certified welder and certified in safety from Husqvarna Chainsaw Co. He worked as a foreman for Lawrence Tree service. He was an outdoorsman, avid camper, and fisherman. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them.
Survivors include his father and step-mother, Bobby Glen and Tanya Parish Jr. of Ft. Worth, TX; mother and step-father Karen Marie and Michael Pitts, of Lawrence; brother, Thomas Parish of Lawrence, Fiancé, Lotoya Todd of Lawrence; Aunt, Becky Parish of Lawrence; cousins Nichole, Hailey, and Drake; grandparents, Bobby and Mary A. Parish SR. of Lawrence; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins from North Carolina.