Joel Parrott

Published 11:50 am Friday, April 2, 2021

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Joel David Parrott, a native of Bogalusa and resident of Livingston, passed away at his home on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at the age of 65.

He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and uncle. He enjoyed fishing, LSU, sports, and spending time with his family. He spent his career as a butcher.

Joel is survived by his children, Jason Parrott and Rani Armstrong and husband Justin; grandchildren, Taylor LeCroy and husband Nick, Madisyn Armstrong and fiancé Matthew, Hannah Armstrong, Sarah Parrott, Michael Parrott; great-grandchildren, Easton and Jett; sister, Barbara King and husband Gordon; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Joel was preceded in death by his wife, Amy Parrott; parents, Doyle and Dolores Parrott; siblings, Debra Parrott Oliver, Michael Parrott and Larry Parrott; and nephew, Adam King.

Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home in Baton Rouge on Monday, April 5, from 12:30 p.m. until the funeral service at 2:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Resthaven Gardens of Memory.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at