Dennis Ralph Parham, who resided in Paris, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, December 13, 2016, in Paris. He was born October 8, 1932 in Logan County, Arkansas to the late Otis Parham and Dora (Scrivner) Parham. He was 84 years old. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Luther Parham.


Dennis was a retired service station manager, an U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, and he was a member of Paris Free Will Baptist Church.


Memorial service will be at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, December 17th, at Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Paris. Burial of cremains will be at a later date at Corley Cemetery, located south of Paris. All services are under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Paris.


He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Glenda (Hall) Parham; three daughters, Sandra Reeves and husband Terry of Slaton, Texas, Brenda Young of Paris, and Darla Payne and husband Mike of Clarksville; two sons, David Parham and wife Sonia of Paris and Michael Parham and wife Jessica of Clarksville; (14) grandchildren and (14) great-grandchildren.