Fred Parsons (1932 - 2019)

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Service Information
Schneider Funeral Home - Mt. Vernon
512 Main St.
Mt. Vernon, IN
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
9:00 AM
First United Methodist Church
Funeral service
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
12:00 PM
First United Methodist Church
601 Main St.
Mt. Vernon, IN
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Fred Parsons

Fredrick Allen Parsons, 86, of Mt. Vernon, IN passed away May 11, 2019 at Linda E. White Hospice House. He was born August 24, 1932 in Lordsburg, NM to the late Lester and Mary (Anderson) Parsons.
Fred was a graduate of Lordsburg High School in New Mexico. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Fred had worked for Robur, formerly Arkla Gas Industries, for 33 years. He was a member of First United Methodist Church. Fred enjoyed fishing, especially in Arkansas.
He was preceded in death by his son, Charles "Bud" Parsons; daughter, Phyllis Aldert; grandson, Aaron Baker; and a great-granddaughter.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Donna (Stump) Parsons; daughters, Sally (Geof) Ramsey, Karen Baker and Yulonda (Alan) Schutz; son, Scott (Melissa) Stump; grandchildren, Aaron (Kelly) Ramsey, Adam (McKenna) Ramsey, Allison (Jack) Crow, Cory (Shane) Blackman, Jeremy Aldert, Jesse (Carley) Parsons, James Parsons, Stephanie (Mark) Potter, Jason (Shannon) Schutz, Madeline, Micaela, Mallory and Mirabella Stump; 25 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Marilee (Morris) Nard; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at First United Methodist Church, 601 Main St., Mt. Vernon, IN, with Rev. Christopher Millay officiating.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm on Wednesday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church or Posey Humane Society.
Condolences may be made online at
Published in Mount Vernon Democrat on May 14, 2019
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