Alvin C. Parsons
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80, of Navarre, formerly of Rittman, passed away Saturday, August 16, 2014, after a brief illness. He was born August 22, 1933, in Branchland, W.Va. to the late Calvin and Gertrude (Adkins) Parsons. Alvin grew up in West Virginia, married Florence (Hargis) Parsons and was happily married to her for over 59 years. She survives. He then moved to Rittman, where he worked for Barefoot Sole in Wadsworth, and Nabisco Foods in Seville. He was also a former member of the Advent Christian Church in Seville.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, is son, Gary Parsons of Navarre; daughter, Debra Ann Parsons of Millersburg; brothers, Wondell (Elizabeth) Parsons, Cecil (Thelma Jean) Parsons, and George Odell Parsons, all of Kentucky; sister, Iness (James) Perry of Kentucky; grandchildren, Clifford (Stacy) Parsons of Elizabethtown, Pa, and Corey Parsons of Mt. Joy, Pa.; three great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Thelma Jean Parsons; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Earnest Parsons.
Funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 19, at Auble-Gillman Funeral Home, 360 W. Sunset Dr., Rittman, with ministers Ron Richards, David Adkins, and Woody Hager officiating. Burial will be held at Bear Knob Cemetery in West Virginia. Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the funeral home. For online register book, obituary, condolences, visit www.gillmanfuneralhome.com.
Gillman Funeral Home - Rittman
360 W. Sunset Dr. P. O. Box 81 Rittman, OH 44270
Published in The Repository on Aug. 19, 2014