Barry Parrish

Barry Alan Parrish, 46, of Parkersburg, passed away June 27, 2013, in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

He was born March 13, 1967, in Parkersburg, a son of Norma Jean “Jeanie” Stulley (Ron) Phillips of Beverly and the late Paul David Parrish.

Barrry was a 1985 graduate of Belpre High School where he was a Tri-Valley Conference All-Conference selection in cross country in 1983 and 1984.

He was self-employed and was an avid dart player for many years and qualified many times for the National Dart Tournaments in Las Vegas. He had many friends which he referred to as his “dart family.” He also enjoyed raising house plants and going to the beach with his family.

In addition to his mother and stepfather, he is survived by his daughter, Shaylee Nicole Parrish of Parkersburg; his brother, Bryan D. Parrish of Belpre, Ohio; two sisters, Laura Parrish of Little Hocking and Leigh (John) Stubbs of Waverly, Ohio. Nieces and nephews, Brody Parrish, Corey Parrish, Jennifer Parrish, Kristin Stubbs, Isaiah Thomas and Leon Parrish; his maternal grandmother, Ruth Stulley of Waverly, Ohio; and several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

The funeral service will be conduted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Kimes Funeral Home, 521 Fifth St. in Parkersburg. The Rev. Dennis Pratt will officiate, and burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery on Ohio Route 339. Visitation will be today from 3 to 8 p.m. and an hour prior to the service Tuesday.

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