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Obituary: Patsy D. Parson


Patsy D. Parson, age 76, of Athens, Ark., passed away Wednesday, March 8, 2023, in Dierks, Ark.

She was born March 14, 1946, in Athens, Ark., the daughter of the late Jimmie Parson and Inez Pinkerton Parson.

Mrs. Parson was a graduate of Henderson State University and professional assistant for Hughes Aircraft in Los Angeles, Calif., for many years. She enjoyed shopping and spending time with her sister.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother-in-law Don Manning.

Survivors include: her sister, Peggy Manning of Umpire, Ark.; nieces and nephews Carla and Donnie Reid of Athens, Ark., Charlie and Tina Manning of Bryant, Ark., Cheyne and Rikki Manning of Umpire, Ark.; great-nieces Vanessa and Brian Sampson of Cabot, Ark., Alden Manning of Bryant, Ark., Kyla and Justin Gilbert of Kirby, Ark., Sarah and Carlton Norris of Calif., Caleigh Manning of Dierks, Ark.; great-great-nieces and nephews Rylee Cobb of Bryant, Ark., Lexi Sampson of Cabot, Ark., Keidan Gilbert of Kirby, Ark., Eliza Norris of Calif.; as well as her special friend, Don Puddephatt of Hot Springs, Ark.

A private family graveside will be held Sunday, March 12, at Athens Cemetery, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

Pallbearers will be Charlie Manning, Cheyne Manning, Donnie Reid, Brian Sampson, Justin Gilbert, and Carlton Norris.

You may send an online sympathy message at www.latimerfuneralhome.com.

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