Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


November 11, 2013

James William “Bull” Parsons - 1944-2013

WEBBVILLE — James William “Bull” Parsons, 69, of Webbville, went to be with his Lord on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at his residence. He was born Jan. 1, 1944, in Lawrence County, a son of the late Luther and Loura Kitchen Parsons.

James was a laborer with Local 1445, sold farm equipment and loved trains.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Parsons in 2010; two sisters, Juda Berdene Sparks and Roberta Mae Bowling; and a stepson, Kenny Tice.

He is survived by nieces Heidi Parsons Forrest and husband Jimmy of Webbville and Juda Arlene Sparks of Cincinnati, Ohio; nephews Phillip Marcum and wife Dedera of Webbville, Jacob Marcum of Morehead and Gregory Lincoln Sparks of Grayson; brother-in-law Lincoln Sparks of Grayson; and two stepsons and two stepdaughters.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at Malone Funeral Home in Grayson with David Boggs, minister. Burial will be in the Rogers-Messer Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, and from 9 a.m. to service time Thursday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Phillip Marcum, Jimmy Forrest, Jacob Marcum, Neil Marcum, Rick Stevens and Anthony Young.

Condolences may be made to the Parsons family at malonefuneralhome.com.

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