John E. Parson, 62, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, in Franklin. He was a resident of Morgantown.
Survivors include two children, John (Mary) Parson II of Monrovia and Tyler Parson of Edinburgh; six sisters, Mary Lou Casey of Kentucky, Sharon Elkins and Virginia Perry, both of Brown County, Sue Ellis of Martinsville, Joyce Kemp of Morgantown and Judith Krider of Florida; three brothers, Donald and Bill Parson of Morgantown, Richard Parson of Monrovia; and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by parents, Donald and Louise (Green) Parson; two children, Michael L. Parson and Joshua K. Parson; two brothers, Louis Parson and James Parson; and two sisters, Patricia Arnold and Barbara E. Parson.
A graveside service will be planned at a later date.
Jessen Funeral Home, Trafalgar Chapel, is handling the arrangements.
Information: 878-8008; www.jessenfuneralhome.com.