Jesse Parris Obituary, Death – With heavy hearts and profound sadness, we announce the passing of Jesse Ronald Parris, a beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, and friend. Jesse departed from this world on July 8, 2023, at the age of 77, leaving behind cherished memories that will forever remain in the hearts of his loved ones. We invite you to express your condolences and share your memories in the guestbook as a way to support the grieving family during this difficult time. Jesse was born on [birthdate] in Gaffney, South Carolina, to his mother, Lorene Phillips Parris. From an early age, it was clear that Jesse possessed a kind and compassionate spirit, which endeared him to all those fortunate enough to know him.
He touched the lives of many and his departure leaves an irreplaceable void. Throughout his life, Jesse was a devoted and loving husband to his wife, Donna Lewis Parris. Theirs was a union built on unwavering love, mutual respect, and shared dreams. Jesse and Donna’s bond was a shining example of the power of love and commitment, inspiring all who knew them. As a father, Jesse poured his heart into raising his children, Jessica P. Sullivan (Dwayne) and Brandon Parris (Molly). He instilled in them the values of honesty, integrity, and perseverance. Jesse’s love for his children knew no bounds, and he supported them unconditionally as they pursued their dreams.
Jesse was also a caring and protective brother to his sisters, Patsy Moss (Charles) and Brenda Howington (Hal). Their sibling bond was a source of strength and comfort throughout their lives, and they shared countless memories and experiences together. Being a grandfather brought immeasurable joy to Jesse’s life. His grandchildren, Ben Cunningham, Brenna Sullivan, Luke Sullivan, and Jackson Parris, held a special place in his heart. Jesse delighted in watching them grow and flourish, always offering his guidance and love. In the community of Gaffney, Jesse will be remembered as a kind and generous soul who was always ready to lend a helping hand. His warm smile and friendly demeanor touched the lives of many, leaving an indelible impression on all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
Visitation to honor and remember Jesse’s life will be held on Monday, July 10th, 2023, from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Gaffney Chapel located at 211 E Frederick St, Gaffney, SC 29340. A funeral service, celebrating Jesse’s life and legacy, will follow at the same location at 2:00 PM on the same day. During this time of mourning, let us come together to support one another and celebrate the remarkable life of Jesse Ronald Parris. Though he is no longer with us in person, his spirit will forever live on in the hearts and minds of those who were touched by his love, kindness, and compassion. May Jesse’s soul find eternal peace, and may his family and friends find solace in the beautiful memories they shared together.