Nathan Parrish, age 79, of Russell Springs

Nathan Parrish, of Russell Springs, passed from this life on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at Fair Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation.  He was 79 years of age.

Nathan was born August 29, 1944, in Hillsboro, Wisconsin, son of the late Norval and Fern Hadley Parrish.  He was an artist who used those talents in his own business, Parrish Signs.  Nathan was a Christian and was considered to be a tough, “man’s man”.

He is survived by his sons, Aaron Parrish (and Stephanie Walden), of Russell Springs, and Josh Lee Parrish, of California; his daughters, Penny Parrish Mueller, of Illinois, and Paula Parrish, of Florida; his brothers, John Parrish and Jack Parrish; his sisters, Roxanne Parrish Bowker and Pam Parrish Clary; and his grandchildren, Ashley, Destiny, Faith and Brandon.

Along with his parents, Nathan is preceded in death by his grandson, Justin.

A memorial service celebrating the life of Nathan Parrish will be held from 3:00-6:00 P.M. on Monday, January 15, 2024, at 418 Voils Road, Russell Springs, Kentucky 42642.

Bernard Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Nathan Parrish.  An online guestbook is available at