Marijess was born on February 28, 1928 in Waynoka, Oklahoma to Reva and Jess Boyle. She was a homemaker. Marijess was a member of First Baptist Church.
She married Norman Gene Parsons on October 9, 1949 in Waynoka, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death in 2005. She was also preceded in death by two sons,
Norman Gene and Dennis Mac.
She is survived by two sons, Mark Parsons and wife Bobbie and Jeff Parsons and wife Kathy, all of Amarillo; a sister, Reta Campbell of Wichita, Kansas; six grandchildren, Joey and wife Christie Parsons, Jake Parsons, Melissa and husband Austin Garvey, Michael and wife Amy Parsons, Kristin Bandy Tankersley and husband Cary and Kourtney and husband Keith Lichtie; and nine great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Donnie Conger of Oasis Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.