Miriam Eliza Johannes Parris Dies at 80

Miriam Eliza Johannes Parris
Miriam Eliza Johannes Parris of Estate Whim died on Tuesday, Jan. 11. She was 80 years old.
She is survived by her husband, Elias Parris; daughter, Raquel Leticia Francis; sons: Ricky and Rodney Parris; stepsons: Steve and Roland Parris; grandchildren: Shayne Mali, Vaughn, Sjhon, Khai, Tyron and Anel Petersen, Ronala Thompson, Kayla, Ciara and Jeanette Parris, and Shenelle Camacho; 16 great- grandchildren; daughters-in-law: Delsa Parris, Eladie Jacobs and Casandra Thompson; son-in-law, Edwin "Idio" Francis; brother, Arnold Johannes; nieces: Rita, Arleen, Lynette and Eleanor Johannes, Patricia J. Francis; Eleanor Gomez and Denise; nephews: Jermaine, Troy and Anthony Johannes; five great nieces; three great-great nieces; four great nephews; 13 great-great nephews; sisters-in-law: Ruth Johannes and Ina Johannes; special friends: Roy and Constance Estrill, Lenore Elcock, Elisa Powell, Althea Marshall and Winifred Roland; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
There will be a viewing held at 9 a.m. and a funeral service at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 20, at Friedensberg Moravian Church. Interment will follow at Frederiksted Cemetery.
All arrangements are by James Memorial Funeral Home Inc.
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