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Barry Parham

December 14, 1962 – October 2, 2020

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Amory – Barry Lynn Parham, 57, passed away at his residence on Friday, October 2, 2020. He was born in Amory on December 14, 1962, in Amory to the late Billy and Shirley Fowlkes Parham. Barry was a graduate of Amory High School Class of 1980. For many years, he worked alongside his family at Parham Trucking. He enjoyed racing motorcycles in his younger years, traveling the country, and visiting with his friends. His greatest passion in life was being in the outdoors, whether it was riding the Ranger, deer hunting or Turkey hunting. His most prized and valued accomplishment was being a dad to his son Garrett, who he often referred to as G Man. Barry’s favorite quote about life was “Just be Happy.”

He is survived by his son Garrett Parham, Amory; sister Lee Ann Parham Mordecai (Art), Brandon, MS; stepson, Duston Pickle, Amory; aunts and uncles, Wayne Fowlkes (Carolyn), Amory; Shirley Ray Parham (Amelia), Southaven; and Barbara Loden (Sonny), Amory; step granddaughter, Jenna Pickle, Amory; nephews Michael and Matthew Mordecai, Brandon, MS and a host of cousins and friends.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Torri Parham and a brother Phillip Parham.

Private services will be held later.

Cleveland Moffett Funeral Home in Amory is entrusted with arrangements and condolences may be shared at their website at

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