Anna Elizabeth Hairston Parnell Obituary:
Funeral Date: 1/6/2006
Anna Elizabeth Hairston Parnell, age 94, of Warren, AR. died Tuesday January 3, at Bradley County Medical Center. Born December 10, 1911 in Bradley County, AR. a daughter of the late Arthur Lee Hairston and Nora Dean Temple Hairston she was a retired employee of Morgan-Lindsey Dime Store and a member Crossroads Baptist Church. Also, preceding her in death were brothers Augustus Garland Hairston, John Carlton Hairston, sisters Alice Harper, Leota Hairston, Evelyn McAdams, Gladys Temple, Mildred Morgan and Versie Forrester. Survivors are 4 sons Bobby Parnell of Warren, AR, Charles Thomas Parnell of Houston, TX., Stephen M. Parnell of Hermitage, AR., Raymond J. Parnell of Monticello, AR. 1 daughter Jane Loomis of Zachary, LA. 16 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and 4 great-greatgrandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Friday January 6, Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Jay Bagwell officiating. Janice Sullivan was organist and soloist was Rochet Loomis Callender. Burial was in Ebenezer Cemetery near Warren by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Carlton Loomis, Michael Parnell, Jr., Kevin Parnell, Bobby Parnell, Jr., Brennon Roche, Scott Harton, James Lee Morgan and Eddie Wayne Parnell. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Kerry Pennington, A.G. Haygood, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Harton, Willie McDiarmid, Keith Neely, Cecil Carmical, Curtis Hairston, Billy Gene Hairston and Raymond Doggett.