Obituary for Sat., May 14, 2016

Published 2:28 am Saturday, May 14, 2016

Martha Pruitt


Mrs. Martha Pruitt Parrish, age 88, of Andalusia passed away at Andalusia Manor on May 12, 2016.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Mon., May 16, at Adellum Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Billy Boles officiating the service. Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to services.

Mrs. Parrish is survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl Hamlet of Andalusia, Theresa and Leon Waller of Ozark, and Fredia and Michael DeSchepper of Enterprise; four grandchildren, Leanne (Steven) Waller-Trupp, Chase Raley (Audrey) Waller, Lee (Jama) Jenkins, and Rachel Jenkins; three great-grandchildren, Natlie Jenkins, Lansdon Waller, and Katherine Mary-Blake Trupp; special niece, Marie Pruitt Pierce; and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, J.W. Parrish; son-in-law, Virgil Hamlet; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Blake Pruitt; and brothers, Gordon Pruitt, Lenzy Pruitt, Raymond Pruitt, Lenton Pruitt, and Ted Pruitt.

The family asks in lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Adellum Building Fund. Those unable to attend the services may sign the guest registry online at