OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
403 South Main, Hope, AR
Published: January 19, 2013
Mrs. Sibilla Parris 91 of Hope, Arkansas passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013 In Hot Springs, Arkansas. Sibilla was born September 20, 1921 in Hempstead County, Arkansas to C.M. and Lela Hulsey Cox. Mrs. Parris was retired from Shanhouse of Hope and was a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Parris; one daughter, Brenda Sue Gipson; one sister, Wanda Johnson and four brothers, Merlin Cox, Clifford Cox, Aubrey Cox and Jennings Cox. Sibilla is survived by two sons, Joe Don Parris of Clarksville, Arkansas and Tommie Lee Parris and wife Margaret of Hot Springs, Arkansas and son-in-law, Dennis Gipson; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, January 18, 2013 between the hours of 6-8 p.m. at Herndon-Pharr Funeral Home. Service will be Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the Herndon-Pharr Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Neal Ridling, Bro. Stan Parris. Interment to follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 3725 Highway 278 West, Hope, Arkansas 71801.