Mary Arlys Parrett passed away February 4th, 2022. She was born July 14th, 1933, in Vinton, Iowa, to Charles and Grace Parrett. She was preceded by her husband Jim McMaster married August 4, 2007 for 10 years and her first Husband, Don Hoover, married December 27, 1953 for 50 years. She is survived by her brothers, Chuck 'Bud' Parrett and George Parrett and her sister Betty Bray. Her daughters, Mary Katherine Mercier, Ramona Walker and Kimberly Farrell; Five Grandchildren, 11 Great-Grandchildren; and numerous Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.
Her life events, she graduated from Willamette High School in 1952 and went on to receive her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Oregon. Mary was a First Grade teacher at Danebo Elementary for 15 years and then taught the same grade at Clear Lake Elemetary until her retirement from the Bethel School District.
Her interest included gardening and planting flowers, traveling, Family get togethers, hosting parties with lots of laughter and fun. She was a member of the River Valley Community Church. She enjoyed her time living on the Rogue River. She will be dearly missed.
A funeral service will be held at Lane Memorial Funeral Home at 5300 West 11th, Eugene, Oregon on February 23rd at 1:30 pm. She will be laid to rest at Creswell Pioneer Cemetery, Creswell, Oregon. Arrangements entrusted to Lane Memorial Funeral Home.