Aberdeen, NC  

James Millard Paris,  94 , of Aberdeen, NC passed away August 31, 2016 at FirstHealth of the Carolinas in Pinehurst, NC  

A memorial service will be held September 10, 2016 at 3:00 pm, officiated by Reverend Mike Branscome , at the Powell Funeral Home Chapel in Southern Pines, NC with a visitation prior to the service beginning at 2:00 PM.  

Jim was a retired Pharmaceutical Representative.  He loved the game of golf, was an Elks Club Member, and a WWII Veteran.  He also played the clarinet in the Moore County Concert Band.   

Predeceased by his wife, Gladys Virginia Paris, brother, Lt Col. George E. Paris, sister, Keith Barnes, and parents, George Evangelos and Bell Floyd Paris and step mother Lillian Paris.  

Survived  by two sons, James M. Paris Jr., (Karen) of Weddingon , NC and George C Paris of Aberdeen, NC, three grandchildren, Jillian, Ansley, and James Paris III of Weddington , NC, and brother Franklin Paris of Lumberton, NC.  

Memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice at 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC  28374  

Powell Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines is assisting the family   

Online condolences at:  PinesFunerals.com  

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  1. Jimmy and George,

    I’m sorry for your loss. Your dad was a very good man and I’m sure he will be missed by many. I have fond memories of both of you. Margaret and I will be sending our prayers to ease your pain.

    Your Friend Always,

  2. Mr. Paris used to call on my father in his office and my father Dr. Carey Hedgpeth always told me what a gentleman he was and one of his favorite people. I am so sorry for your loss. Drina C Hedgpeth

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