FORT WORTH - Foy V Parham left this earth peacefully on Aug. 20, 2019 at the age of 83.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, Aug. 26, at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth with visitation from 1-3 p.m. 

Foy, along with his twin brother Roy, was born on Sept. 11, 1935, in Walnut Springs and attended school in Stephenville, where he eventually met his life-long sweetheart, Bobbye Louise Evatt.

Foy and Bobbye were married in 1957 and relocated to Fort Worth where he entered the shipping and delivery business - working for such companies as A&P, A.L. Davis, Vandervoort’s, Boswell, Buddies and Kimbell. After the birth of son Kent in 1962, Foy was employed by Winn Dixie and retired after several decades.

Foy Parham is survived by son Kent Gregory Parham and son-in-law Stephen Wayne Boysen Jr., of Nashville, TN. He’s also survived by his sister and brother-in-law Joyce and Jay Pittman of Stephenville, and several nieces and nephews. He’s preceded in death by wife Bobbye Louise Parham, parents Willie T. and Olivia Parham, and brothers Roy, Billy Ray and Charles Gene.