Margaret Harris Parcell

February 22, 1921July 21, 2018

Margaret Harris Parcell, 97, of Martinsville went to be with her Heavenly Father Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Stanleytown Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born February 22, 1921 in Henry County to Luther and Nannie Cox Harris, both deceased. Mrs. Parcell was retired from Tultex and was a longtime member of Fontaine Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James E. “Jake” Parcell; a sister, Hallie Moore, and three brothers, Everett, Tony and Obie Harris.

She is survived by her daughter, Beth Robertson (Jim) of Martinsville; her son, James D. Parcell (Jean) of Ridgeway; a sister, Eloise Frazier of Ridgeway; four grandchildren, Ryan and Mark Robertson, Michael Parcell and Donna Harris; and four great-grandchildren, Logan and Dylan Robertson and Alex and Hana Parcell.

The funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 24 at 11:00 a.m. at McKee-Stone Funeral Home in Martinsville, officiated by Pastor Merle Brown. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral. Interment will follow in Roselawn Burial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International, Martinsville, VA 24112, or to the children’s church ministry at Fontaine Baptist Church, 170 Fisher Farm Road, Martinsvlle, VA 24112.

Arrangements are by McKee-Stone Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel.

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Patricia Radford

July 22, 2018

I am honored to have known this special lady. She was a grandmother to my children and always showed so much love. Margaret was a great inspiration in my life and will be greatly missed. Beth you and James are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you and hope you find the peace knowing she is now. with Jake and we have a beautiful angel to watch over us.