Wallace Sylvester Parr, 98, of Yazoo City passed away Sunday November 22, 2020 at The Mississippi Baptist Medial Center – Yazoo. He was retired from Mississippi Steel and Iron , and a Cattle Farmer. He was also a member of Castle Chapel Methodist Protestant Church.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Caleste Parr, son; Craig Arthur Parr of Yazoo City, daughters; Juneria Teresa Burges of Coppell, TX, and Cynthia Ann Simons of Brandon, 9 grandchildren, and 12 great grandchildren.
Wallace was preceded in death by his parents Arthur and Jesie McCraw Parr, son; Kevin Mitchell Parr, sisters; Kaye Haley, Ann Mericich, Louise Martinez, Myrtie Travis, and Lee Flint, brothers; Richard Miller Parr and Edward R. Parr.
Services wil be conducted Friday November 27th with visitation starting at 12:30 P.M.followed by services at Stricklin King Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. Rev. Steven “Bubba” Carter will officiate. Burial will follow in Fletchers Chapel Cemetery.