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In Memory of

James D. Parsons,

August 8, 1951 - May 13, 2017

Obituary


James D. Parsons, Jr., 65, of Central City, Arkansas, passed from this life May 13, 2017 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He was born August 8, 1951, in Fort Smith, to James D. Sr. and Willie Jean Helms Parsons. James was a truck driver, specializing in heavy hauling for Anglen Crane, was a veteran of the United States Army and was of the Lutheran faith.

He is survived by his companion of 17 years, Suzie Smith; his daughter, Angie Briggs and her husband Will of Brighton, Colorado; two grandsons, Jack and James Briggs; his mother, Willie...

James D. Parsons, Jr., 65, of Central City, Arkansas, passed from this life May 13, 2017 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. He was born August 8, 1951, in Fort Smith, to James D. Sr. and Willie Jean Helms Parsons. James was a truck driver, specializing in heavy hauling for Anglen Crane, was a veteran of the United States Army and was of the Lutheran faith.

He is survived by his companion of 17 years, Suzie Smith; his daughter, Angie Briggs and her husband Will of Brighton, Colorado; two grandsons, Jack and James Briggs; his mother, Willie Jean Parsons of Central City, as well as his brother, Barry Parsons and his wife Terri of Lavaca. James was preceded in death by his father, James D. Parsons, Sr.

Graveside services will be 1:00pm Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Mayberry Cemetery in Central City. The family will greet friends from 5:00 to 7:00pm Tuesday May 16, 2017 at Edwards Funeral Home. Services are under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.

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