Ada Mae Parrott


Ada Mae Parrott, age 88, of Lawrenceville, Illinois passed away on Friday, December 27, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana. She was born September 25, 1931 in Richland County, Illinois, the daughter of Lewis Stoltz Sr. and Minta Margaret (Rigall) Stoltz.

Ada owned and operated Polly’s Alterations and Seamstress in Vincennes, Indiana. In 1999, she became Office Manager at Parrott Real Estate, located Lawrenceville, Illinois. Ada loved her family, and spending time with her grandchildren, and was very supportive in their activities and lives. She enjoyed Christmas shopping the day after Thanksgiving with the girls.

Preceding her in death were her parents; four brothers, Lewis Stoltz Jr., Willard “Bud” Stoltz, Harold W. Stoltz, and Arthur Gene Stoltz; a sister, Margaret Mitchell; and one grandson, Thaddeus Keen Parrott.

Ada and Harmon are the parents of three children, Sue Litherland and husband, Gordon of Lawrenceville, Illinois; Gregory Parrott of Newton, Illinois and wife, Brenda of Lawrenceville, Illinois, and Ronald Parrott of Lawrenceville, Illinois; two sisters, Esther Moore of Evansville, Indiana and Belinda Pottorff and husband, Don, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; nine grandchildren, Tonya Sullivan and her husband, John, Jody Brinkman and Jason Wallace, Tyler Parrott and his wife, Jessica, Emily Verone and her husband, Alec, Zane Parrott and his wife, Jennifer, Jessica Aten, Shelly Parrott and Todd Kasinger, Taylor Christian, and Sarah Steller and her husband, Pat; and 16 great-grandchildren, Jack Sullivan, Mason and Alice Parrott, Ellen and Jillian Verone, Cayden and Cole Jones, Eliott and Emitt Parrott, Dylan, Laney, and Leah Aten, Emalyn and Maggie Kasinger, and Jack and William Christian.

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 1:00pm at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Visitation is also Tuesday from 11:00am until the service hour of 1:00pm at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Crest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be given to the Lawrence County Senior Citizens or to Good Samaritan Hospice.

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