2014-11-12 / Obituaries

Carl Richard Parham


Carl Richard “Ricky” Parham, age 70, of 320 Reade Drive, died Monday morning, Nov. 10, 2014 at Duke University Hospital.
Mr. Parham was a native of Person County, son of the late Doris Richard and Pauline Crews Parham and husband of 51 years to Bette Davis Parham who survives.
He was a retired jeweler and was a member of Brooksdale United Methodist Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Charles David Parham and wife, Pamela; daughter, Susan Parham-Abdo and husband, Ken; and sister, Kathy M. Parham, all of Roxboro; and four grandchildren, Logan Abdo, Victoria Parham, Bryan Parham and Sarah Abdo.  
Funeral services were conducted at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Roxboro Baptist Church by the Rev. Dupree Sanders and the Rev. Herbert Brown. A private interment will follow at a later date.   
Pallbearers were Gerald Burton, Ward Crews, Terry Davis, Randy Eakes, Richard Parham, Elbert Terrell Sr., Shane Walker and Glenn Yarboro.     
Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home, 1314 North Main Street, Roxboro, NC 27573.  Online condolences may be made at stricklandfhroxboro.com.

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