Margaret L. Parsons, nee Chapman, 69, of Caseyville, Ill., born Nov. 30, 1943, in Jefferson County, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at Liberty Village, Maryville, Ill.
Margaret was the owner of Margaret's Beauty Corner in Caseyville, Ill., for 36 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Caseyville, Ill., VFW Ladies Auxiliary in Caseyville, Ill., where she was a past president, and a member of the Moose Lodge 4 in Caseyville, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Parkerson; her parents, Stanley D. and Estelle N., nee Cooksey, Chapman; son-in-law, Steve Brooks; stepdaughter, Bonnie Eddy; and her niece, Shawna M. Boyer.
Surviving are her daughter, Jennifer Parkerson of Caseyville, Ill.; stepchildren, Carl (Teresa) Parkerson of St. Libory, Ill., Trisha (Craig) Hardin of Florissant, Mo., and Kim Brooks of O'Fallon, Ill.; son-in-law, Donnie Eddy of Marine, Ill.; stepparents, Kathy and Harold Ellis of St. Peters, Mo.; her five sisters, Janet (Russ) Miller of Bloomsdale, Mo., Donna (Charlie Brantner) Leonard of Lovelady, Texas, Jackie (Dennis) Overton of St. Louis, Mo., Norma (Keith) Boyer of O'Fallon, Ill., and Sandy (Vernon) Thacker of Smithton, Ill.; her brother, Brad (Brenda) Chapman of O'Fallon, Mo.; also survived by aunts, uncles, numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the family. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.kasslyfuneral.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at First Baptist Church, 701 West Lincoln, Caseyville, Ill.
Funeral: A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Caseyville, Ill., with the Rev. Henry Lewis officiating.
KASSLY MORTUARY, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Nov. 7, 2013