Obituary of Dorothy Parchman
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Dorothy Mae Parchman of Hobbs, passed away October 9, 2021 in Hobbs, NM. She was born on July 20, 1937 to George and Ethel Startz in Alice, Texas. Dorothy married George E. Parchman on January 7, 1956 and shared 63 wonderful years of marriage until his death in 2020. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, George Parchman; her parents, George and Ethel Startz; two brothers, William Startz and Elmer Ray Startz; sister, Lois Ann Mullins and grandson, Cameron Bunch. She is survived by her children, Glenda Bunch (Gorman) of Whitesboro, TX, Pam White (Lonnie) of Sulphur Springs, TX, Sidney Parchman (Kerri) of Canyon, TX and Leslie Pfalzgraf (Tim) of Hobbs, NM. She was a loving mawmaw (meme George) to 10 grandkids, Amanda Deck of Whitesboro, TX, Nicki Stultz (Brad) of Magnolia, AR, Neil White of Little Rock, AR, Kevin Hartless (Lauren) of Whitesboro, TX, Dustin Pfalzgraf (Heather) of Hobbs, NM, Garrett Pfalzgraf (Ashley) of Hobbs, NM, Kami Bryant of Carlsbad, NM, Rebecca Price (Anthony) of Amarillo, TX, Jill Haveman (Kevin) of Midland, TX and David Jensen of Midland, TX. She also had 11 great grandchildren. Dorothy is also survived by her brothers, Edgar Startz, Sherman Startz (Judy), and Ernest (Donna) all of Alice, TX and her sister, Emogene Caraway of Choctaw, OK. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Dorothy loved cooking for her family and having family get togethers; she loved her flowers and sewing. What some people never knew about Dorothy is that she loved the San Antonio Spurs. Memorial contributions may be made to: WHI Hobbs, in memory of Dorothy Parchman, 4001 N. Grimes, #275, Hobbs, NM 88241 The Lord said unto him, "Well done, good and faithful servant; thou hast been faithful over a few things. I will make thee ruler over many things; enter thou into the joy of thy Lord. Matthew 25:23. Graveside services will be held Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 2:00 pm in Prairie Haven Memorial Park with Pastor Lavoid Ford, officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 13, 2021 from 2:00-6:00 pm at Temple Baptist Church, 1113 N. Grimes, Hobbs, NM and Thursday 10:00 am-noon. Services are under the direction of Kirby-Ratliff Funeral Home in LovingtonTo plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Dorothy Parchman, please visit our Tree Store
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Prairie Haven Memorial Park Cemetery
1900 E Stanolind Rd
Hobbs , New Mexico, United States
Final Resting Place
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Prairie Haven Memorial Park
1900 E. Stanolind Rd.
Hobbs, New Mexico, United States
321 West Washington Street
Lovington, NM 88260
Ph: (575) 396-2221