June McGuire Parris

Published 9:12 am Friday, February 23, 2024

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June McGuire Parris, 78, of Mocksville, NC went home to be with her lord and savior on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024.

June was born in Winston-Salem, NC on Dec. 26, 1945 to the late Austin Delton McGuire and Doris Craft McGuire.

June received her nursing degree from Mitchell Community College where she went on to be a loving nurse for over 25 years. She was loved by all who knew her. June, who went mostly by “Mamaw,” loved fishing in ponds, vacationing at Oak Island, NC and Laurel Springs, NC where she enjoyed watching her grandkids and great grandchildren play.

June is preceded in death by: her parents; husband, Leroy Parris; son, Willard Parris; and brother, Danny McGuire.

Those left to cherish her memory: her brother, Austin “Boog” (Ann) McGuire; her daughters, Angie Stevenson, Renee Harrell, Laura (Neal Arbuthnot) Parris; grandchildren, Elizabeth Flores, Chance (Nora) Davis, Anna Arbuthnot and Lily Arbuthnot; great-grandchildren, Ella, Lelia, Harrison, Scarlett, Zeplynn, Penelope; special niece, Melissa McGuire Trinkle; and many more nieces and nephews, grand/great-grand nieces, nephews and loving cousins.

The family will hold a celebration of life at  Farmington Baptist Church on Saturday, March 2 at 1 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to any animal shelter and or Hospice.