March 26, 2013

Barry Nelson Parrish

Staff Writer

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Barry Nelson Parrish, 58, of London, Ky., passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013.  

Born Sept. 12, 1954, in Franklin County, Ky., he was the son of the late Charles and Dorothy Jean Brown Parrish.  

He was the district manager for Trans-America Life Insurance Company, a Masonic Lodge member and attended Kentucky State, where he received an associate degree.  

Survivors include his wife,  Karen Hicks Parrish of London; four children,  Beth Hensley (Jonathan) of Versailles, Emily Parrish of Nicholasville, Paul Acra of Lexington and Josh Acra (Natasha) of Louisville; three siblings,  Kitty Sallee (Chuck), Phillip Sallee and Blake Sallee, all of Versailles; two grandchildren,  Liam Cook and Luke Hensley and his former wife,  Judy Deener of Lexington.  

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today, Monday, March 25, at Blackburn and Ward Funeral Home, 121 Broadway, Versailles.  

Burial will follow in the Sunset Memorial Gardens in Frankfort.  

Visitation was from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the  at Blackburn and Ward.  

Arrangements in London by Bowling Funeral Home.