Mary Ann Paris went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Kansas Christian Home.
Mary Ann was born Dec. 6, 1959, in Council Grove to Calvin and Betty Nigh. Mary attended Council Grove High School. In previous years, Mary worked as a certified nurse’s aide. She faithfully attended Fishing Has No Boundary every year. She enjoyed collecting bears and baby dolls. Mary’s family was important to her, and she looked forward to her nightly calls with her momma.
She was preceded in death by her father Calvin Nigh. She is survived by her husband Martin John Paris of Newton; her mother Betty Nigh of Cottonwood Falls; one brother, James Nigh of Cottonwood Falls; one sister Linda Freeman and her husband Bobby of Benton, Ark.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 21, at the First Christian Church in Newton, 102 E. First St., Newton. There will be no graveside service.