Nelson O’Briant Parrott, a resident of Oxford died July 8, 2010 at his home. He was a native of Granville Co. and was the son of the late Bailey O’Briant and Catherine Newton Parrott. Mr. Parrott was a member of Providence Baptist Church and was Retired from RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Memorial services will be held Saturday July 10, 2010 at 3:00 PM in the Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Chapel by the Rev. Mark Alexander.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Helen Blackwell Parrott; a son, Mike Parrott Haven of Rockwell; two daughters, Sissy Parrott of Raleigh and Lynn Gresham Neil of Oxford; a brother Larry Parrott of Oxford; Grandchildren, Dane Parrott, Drew Parrott, Dylan Parrott, Dalton Parrott, Elizabeth Gresham and Neil Gresham. He was preceded in death by brothers Bobby Parrott and Jimmy Parrott.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 until 3:00 PM prior to the memorial service at the funeral home. At other times they will be at the home on Tabbs Creek Rd.
Memorials may be made to Providence Baptist Church, c/o Rosa Overton, 3039 Shady Grove Rd. Oxford, NC 27565.
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