She was born in Richland County, IL, on June 16, 1963, to Marion and Carolyn (Tracy) Dorrough. On July 13, 1996, she married Steven M. Parola.
Lisa was a graduate of Oblong High School class of 1981, where she was a member of the National Honor Society. She worked at Harmon's Health Mart for 12 years, Hershey's Chocolates for seven years and most recently the Linton-Stockton Elementary cafeteria. She was a member of the Oblong First Christian Church.
Survivors include her husband, Steven M. Parola of Linton; one son, Cameron Drew Parola, at home; one step-daughter, Stephanie Marie Parola of Evansville; her mother, Carolyn (Jim) McElhiney of Robinson, IL; maternal grandmother, Vera Mae Tracy of Oblong, IL; Mother-in-Law, Connie Parola of Linton; two sisters, Rita (Kevin) Ferguson of Willow Hill, IL and Gina (Brett) Anderson of Oblong, IL; nieces, MaKayla Shaffner, Kelley Parola, Lacy Mejean, Keisha Medley and Syndey Ely; nephews, Clayton Anderson, Matt Parola and Nick Mullis; and one great-nephew, Connor Wooley; and several aunts and uncles.
Lisa was preceded in death by her father, Marion Dorrough; and her grandparents.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. (EST) Thursday at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton, with David "Dee" Wolfe officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Friends may call from 5-9 p.m. (EST) Wednesday and from 9 a.m. (EST) Thursday to the hour of service.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Lisa to the Cameron Drew Parola College Fund at the Crane Federal Credit Union. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com