Obituary of Christine Lackey Parris
Christine Lackey Parris, age 93, of Franklinville passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at Randolph Hospice House. Mrs. Parris was born in Randolph County on November 5, 1927 to Alpha Henry and Lena Underwood Lackey. She was formerly employed as a credit manager with Tobias in Asheboro. Chris was a member of Grays Chapel United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, Chris was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Parris, and her sister, Josephine Garrison. Chris enjoyed sewing, crocheting, and cross stitching. She loved working in her flower garden, especially growing her iris. She is survived by her daughters, Vivian Parris White (Jim) of Lexington and Teresa Parris Spivey (Kirk) of Franklinville; grandchildren, Beth Embry (Barron), Brad McNease (Cheraton), Ashley Fike (Ryhan), Meghan Spivey (fiancé Ryan Hovis) and Adam Spivey; and great grandchildren, Baden, Brinlee, Houston, Zoe, Lily, and Rosie. A private service will be held. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Western Carolina Chapter, 4600 Park Rd., Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28209, www.alz.org/northcarolina. Pugh Funeral Home in Asheboro is serving the Parris family.