Henry C. Parsons, age 81, of Blossvale, passed away peacefully on March 1, 2019.
He was born April 28, 1937, in Bickmore, West Virginia, a son of the late Curt and Myrtle Steward Parsons. Henry was united in marriage to the former Pearl Reese on October 5, 1957, in Rome. He worked at Upstate Medical Hospital, retiring after many years of service. He proudly served in the USAF from 1955-1968, also served in Vietnam and was awarded several service medals. He was a member of the Smith Post, American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans.
Henry is survived by his loving wife, Peral; three daughters and two sons in law, Juanita and Joseph Miller of Blossvale, Alinda Goodman of Utica, and Judy and Frank Davis of Blossvale; a son; Clayton Parsons of Taberg; a brother, Roy Parsons of West Virginia; and 15 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by a daughter, Debra Harris, and several sisters and brothers.
A celebration of life will be held Wednesday at 4:00 PM, at the Smith Post American Legion
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut Street.
Please offer online tributes at: www.BarryFuneralHome.com