Doris E. Parsons

Doris E. Parsons of Dallas passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at The Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dallas.

Born in Belfast, Doris was the daughter of the late Harold and Ada Rader Brown. She was a graduate of Pen Argyl High School.

A former resident of Bangor, Doris and her late husband, Raymond, moved to Dallas in 1954. She was employed by the Dallas Area Municipal Authority for 14 years, where she worked as an office manager.

She was a member of the former Dallas Junior Women's League, the Irem Women's Golf Association and volunteered her time to Meals on Wheels.

Doris was an active member of Shavertown United Methodist Church. She was a former Sunday school teacher and spent 17 years as the Junior Choir director. Doris served in various capacities on numerous committees within the United Methodist Women's group.

Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, was her husband of 64 years, Raymond C. Parsons.

Surviving are her daughter, Ann Lutz and husband, Frank, Elgin, Texas; and son, Larry Parsons and wife, Victoria, Tunkhannock.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., 140 N. Main St., Shavertown.

The Rev. M. Lynn Snyder, pastor of Shavertown United Methodist Church, will officiate.

Interment will be private in Plainfield Cemetery, Wind Gap.

Memorial donations may be made to the Endowment Fund of Shavertown United Methodist Church, 163 N. Pioneer Ave., Shavertown, PA 18708, or to the Shriner's Children's Hospital, c/o Irem Temple, Box 307, Dallas, PA 18612.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Mar. 28, 2013