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Johnny B Parsons

August 15, 1936 ~ July 25, 2017 (age 80)

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July 28, 2017

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Duvall & Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Service
149 Whitt Street- P.O. Box 526
Olive Hill, KY 41164

Funeral Service
July 29, 2017

11:00 AM
Duvall & Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Service
149 Whitt Street- P.O. Box 526
Olive Hill, KY 41164

July 29, 2017

Garvin Ridge Cemetery

Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164

Johnny Bert Parsons 1936-2017

Johnny Bert Parsons, 80, of Olive Hill, KY entered into rest Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at home. He was born August 15, 1936 in Olive Hill, KY, a son of the late Russell “Mulberry” and Thelma Taylor Parsons.

John dedicated his life to Christ over 60 years ago. He faithfully served him and shared his love for Christ with all his students and fellow teachers. He taught Sunday school and was SS superintendent for many years.

As a retired Carter County teacher, Mr. Parsons’ passion for science impacted generations of students during his 40 year teaching career. His enthusiasm and knowledge was inspirational and encouraging to students and fellow teachers alike. As a middle school science teacher, he had a very special gift that allowed him to share his love of entomology and rocket science in a way that made it fun for everyone. Johnny also coached volleyball and basketball for over thirty years.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers; Russell Parsons Jr., Earl Parsons, Thomas Parsons and Dennis Parsons; one brother-in-law, Carmel Stevens and one sister, Ruth Parsons.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Patricia Gayle Davis Parsons, one son, John Jason Parsons and his wife Cyndi of Dayton, OH; one daughter, April Lynn Caron and her husband Richard of Ashland, KY; one sister, Betty Doris Stevens of Olive Hill, KY and three grandchildren, Braeden Michael Caron, Brennon Storm Caron and BenRylan True Caron.

In addition to these, he is survived by a host of family and friends that will sadly morn his passing.

Funeral services will be 11:00AM, Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the Duvall & Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 149 Whitt Street, Olive Hill, KY with Bro. Eddie Porter and Bro. J.C. Bond Officiating. Burial will follow at the Garvin Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6:00PM – 9:00PM, Friday, July 28, 2017 at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to www.DuvallandMoore.com

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