Randel ‘Randy’ Parrish


Randel “Randy” Parrish, 70, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, in a local hospital.

He attended Blue Ridge Temple Baptist Church. Randy was employed with and retired from Johnston Coca-Cola Co. He loved his family and enjoyed cooking, fishing, guns and tinkering.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Ida Mae Parrish; sister, Gayle Morrow; brothers, Mike Parrish (Wanda) and Bob Parrish (Barbara); and sister-in-law, Sandra Parrish.

Survivors include his wife, Jerrie Parrish; children, Cortney Parrish (Trisha), Calvin Parrish (April), Jennifer Rodriguez (Ricky) and David Rucker Jr. (Stephanie); grandchildren, Willow Tenpenny, Lilly Anne Parrish, Jonah Parrish, Elyn Parrish, Iris Parrish, Hannah Rodriguez, Ryan Rucker and Ethan Rucker; and brother, Don Parrish.

The funeral will be held at 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2022, at Blue Ridge Temple Baptist Church, 1011 Swan Road, Old Fort, TN 37362, with Brother Terry Webb officiating.

Interment will be held at 2 p.m. on July 30 at Bowling Green Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Bowling Green, South Carolina.

His family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sunday at the church prior to the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Parrish family guestbook at



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