WEST CHAZY — Mrs. Fern Mae Parrott, 94, of the LaPlante Road in West Chazy, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, in Plattsburgh. She was born Aug. 14, 1918, daughter of the late Cassius and Eliza (Farr) Coakley. Fern attended and graduated from Mooers Central School. She married Glenn Elwin Parrott of Chazy on Dec. 31, 1940. They lived in Mooers until 1989, moving to West Chazy.
Fern is survived by her son, Gary G. Parrott and his wife Marilyn of West Chazy; three grandchildren, Lori Beth Lafave and her husband Steven Murphy of Falls Church, Va., Tanya Rene Parrott of Manassas, Va., Leslie Dawn Parrott of Vienna, Va.; four great-grandchildren, Dedrie Ramsey and her husband Ryan, Eugene Murphy, Cian Murphy and Ceara Murphy; two great-great-grandchildren, Colten Murphey and Erin Ramsey; a special niece, Miss Marcia LaPlante of Montpelier, Vt., two sisters-in-law, Bertha Parrott of Plattsburgh and Marion Runge of Florida. She is also survived by several other nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband who passed away Aug. 23, 1992; and by her sister, Betty LaPlante.
Calling hours will be held from 11 to 1 p.m. Friday, June 21, at Heald Funeral Home, 48 Court St., Plattsburgh. A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the Heald Funeral Home Chapel. Entombment will follow in Whispering Maples Memorial Gardens, Route 11, Ellenburg Depot.
Donations in Fern's memory may be made to Hope Lodge Burlington, 237 East Ave., Burlington, VT 05401 or Vermont Cancer Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Burlington, VT 05401