Fannie B. (Sitz) Parkhurst, 92, of Evansville, Ind., died at home with her family at her bedside Thursday, November 9, 2006.
Fannie was born in Stoddard County on January 31, 1914, to Oscar and Myrtle Sitz.
Fannie was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, James Parkhurst in 1996; daughter, Aleyne Marshall; infant daughter, Rose; sons, Jean, Jack, and Russell; brother, Carl Sitz; and sisters, Oneida King and Ivy McCain.
Fannie enjoyed being with all her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. She was a great cook and had worked at Woolworth's for many years as a cook.
Fannie is survived by daughters, Mary Schu of Newburgh and Peggy Dierlam of Daytona Beach, Fla.; 23 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren. She will be missed by each and every one of her family and many friends.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, at Alexander East Chapel, officiated by Reverend Karl Crowe with burial at Sunset Memorial Park. Friends may visit Sunday from 2-8 p.m. at Alexander East Chapel.
Arrangements by Alexander East Chapel, 2115 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, Ind. 47714.