Murry Parham, Jr.

Published 3:03 pm Thursday, October 13, 2016

Murry Parham, Jr., 82, of Port Arthur passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Harbor Hospice. A native of Oak Ridge, LA, he was a resident of Port Arthur for 55 years, a member of Rock Island Baptist Church and retired from Firestone Automotive.

Survivors include his children, John Johnson, Sr., Johnnie Johnson, Carolyn Branch and Veronica P. Johnson; 15 grandchildren; a special friend Dorothy Soileau; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Rock Island Baptist Church with visitation from 12 noon until service time. Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.

Subscribe to our free email newsletter

Get the latest news sent to your inbox