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Doris J. Parish

February 17 , 2021

Doris J. ParishDoris J. Parish, 81, Evans Mills went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse.

Doris was born in Alexandria Bay on June 4, 1939, daughter of the late Harold J. and Gretta A. Sprague Tibbles and graduated from Watertown High School. She married George Eiss and had five children. Doris then married Robert A. Moore, who passed tragically in an airplane accident. On February 2, 2002, she married Morris W. Parish.

Doris was a devoted member of New Testament Fellowship Church, where she spent much of her time attending gospel services and enjoyed reading God's word. Doris especially enjoyed her children and grandchildren, because her family was everything to her. She also enjoyed camping and sightseeing.

In addition to her husband, Morris, Doris is survived by her daughter Susan R. (Richard) Drake, Wellesley Island; three sons, Mark A. (Kimberly) Eiss and John M. (Tammi) Eiss, all of Watertown and Timothy G. (Lucille) Eiss, Brownville; 12 grandchildren, Tom, Jim, Stephanie, Elissa, Emily, Jessica, Laura, Georgina, Amanda, Joseph, Michael, and Matthew; 27 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by a husband, Robert A. "Bob" Moore, son Joseph G. Eiss, and sister Arlene LaSalle.

A graveside service will take place on May 22, 2021 at a time to be announced in Grove Cemetery, LaFargeville followed by a celebration of her life. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown and online condolences to Doris' family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com. Donations in her name may be made to New Testament Fellowship Church, 24441 NYS. Rt. 12, Watertown, NY 13601.


#4 Mike/Heather Disco 2021-02-22 22:37
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Doris, we were Morris and Doris’s neighbors across the street for quite some time, she was always pleasant and a very sweet soul. Prayers and thinking of you all during this difficult time. From the Disco Family
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#3 Marie Leblanc 2021-02-20 14:05
I am sad beyond words. I will miss her calm, quiet manner. My sincerest condolences to Doris' family and friends.
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#2 Cristy & Fred Klemm 2021-02-20 08:57
We extend our deepest condolences for your loss. My husband and I got to know Doris at New Testament Fellowship church. I will always remember her infectious smile and loving demeanor. She will surely be missed.
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#1 Carol Bray 2021-02-19 11:37
Doris was such a wonderful friend. we had known each other since 1995 and were distant cousins. I will miss
her alot. Thought's and prayer's to you and your families. May god give you peace and comfort all of you in the day's ahead. Carol Bray
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