On May 18, 2004, ELIZABETH (nee Purdum) PARLETTE BURGESS. Loving wife of the late Jacob Winfield Parlette and Roy R. Burgess. Beloved mother of Howard D., C. Winfield, James Robert and the late Donald G. Parlette. Also survived by 14 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren Friends may call at the family owned Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City on Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral Services will be held Saturday at 12 noon at the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 12367 Rt. 216, Highland, MD 20777. Interment Mt. Zion Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed in Ms. Burgess' name to the Mt. Zion United Methodist at the above address.