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The Tunica Times • P.O. Box 308/986 Magnolia Street, Tunica, MS 38676

Laura Parkison Fayssoux

Laura Parkison Fayssoux, age 75, passed away at her home in Greenville, South Carolina on Saturday, November 11, 2017, where she had recently moved from Hernando, Mississippi.

A graveside service will be held on Sunday, November 19. at 2 p.m. at Longtown Cemetery in Crenshaw, Mississippi.

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She was born on April 10, 1942 in Panola County, Mississippi to the late A.G. Parkison and Clara Mae Parkison.  In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her brother, James Rivers Parkison.

She was a graduate of Crenshaw High School and Northwest Mississippi Community College.  Laura worked as a bookkeeper for nonprofit organizations and companies in northern Mississippi for many years.  She was a dedicated member of Sledge United Methodist Church.  An avid gardener and cook, Laura shared her love of flowers with her family and friends.

She is survived by her children Kimberlye Fayssoux Cornelson (George) of Charlotte, NC,  Elizabeth Fayssoux Cummings of Greenville, SC and Morgan William Fayssoux, Jr. (Tammy) of Greenville, SC; eight grandchildren; her extended Parkison and Mooneyhan family; and her great friends and cousins Deanna Mooneyhan and Kendra Rhodes (Shane) of Germantown, TN.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN.

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