Floyd E. Parsons, 62

AUG. 8, 1949-NOV. 6, 2011

November 07, 2011
  • Floyd E. Parsons
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Mr. Floyd E. Parsons, 62, of 11161 Burkett Road, Greencastle, Pa., died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, in the Chambersburg Hospital emergency room. His death was unexpected.

Born Aug. 8, 1949, in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Leslie F. and Anna K. (Mullenix) Parsons.
Mr. Parsons was a lifelong resident of Greencastle.

He attended James Buchanan High School.

Mr. Parsons was currently employed as a stock keeper for Frick Co., Waynesboro, where he had worked for 38 years.

He was a member of Owls Club of Hagerstown and UAW Local 1296.

Mr. Parsons played Santa Claus for 38 years in local parades, Mont Alto Toy Drive, Frick Co. Kids Christmas Party and visited several local nursing homes.

He is survived by his daughter, Penny Simmers, and her husband, John, Greencastle; his son, Rusty A. Parsons, Chambersburg, and companion, Cathy Allen, Greencastle, and her son, David Allen; eight brothers and sisters, Virginia Clevenger, Greencastle, Martha House, Hannibal, N.Y., Leslie Parsons, Mannington, W.Va., Mabel Stull, Greencastle, Patricia Moats, Greencastle, Nancy Wildeson, Fayetteville, Pa., Rachel Scofield, Fannetsburg, Pa., and Ronald Parsons, Greencastle; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Donna Faye Parsons; and two brothers, Walter and Harold Parsons.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St., Greencastle, with the Rev. Terry Hoke officiating. Burial will follow in Montgomery Church Cemetery, Mercersburg, Pa.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mont Alto Fire Co., P.O. Box 310, Mont Alto, PA 17237 in support of its Christmas for Kids program.

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