March 10: Lorre Parrish of Sheridan White Rock

(Pictured in this photo from left to right: Susan Wimble, Pam Smith, Camden Nutt amd owners- Lorre Moore-Parrish & Tera Harper.)

Lorre Moore-Parrish is the co-owner of Sheridan White Rock, Inc. located near Sheridan, Arkansas. Sheridan White Rock, Inc. is a second-generation family business that Parrish runs with her sister, Tera Harper. The sisters have been co-owners for the past 14 years.

Sheridan White Rock, Inc. mines a rare, milky white quartz sold for landscaping, epoxy decking and pool plastering. The business has around 40 employees- they mine, size, process and bag specialty aggregates that are shipped nationally.

Parrish grew up in Sheridan, Arkansas learning about her family’s business. She has a law degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law. Parrish practiced law for about 10 years before going into the quarry business with her sister.