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Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500

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Thomas  Parsons

Thomas Harvey Parsons

Sunday, July 12th, 1942 - Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
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Thomas Harvey Parsons, 77, husband of Carolyn Goodson Parsons, died Thursday, August 22, 2019, at his home.

Born July 12, 1942, in Danville, VA, he was a son of the late Claude Irvin Parsons and the late Janie Riddle Parsons. He was a member of Wedgefield Baptist Church and retired from Volvo Heavy Truck Corporation in Dublin, VA. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years; two children, Randy Allen Parsons (Connie) of Salem, VA and Charles B. Parsons (Sheri) of Sumter; seven grandchildren, Jared Parsons, (Rebecca), Christopher S. Parsons (Kayla), Caitlin C. Parsons, Dana Marie Johnson (Matthew), Kaylee N. Parsons, James D. Phillippi (Lauren), and Douglas R. Phillippi; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Patricia P. Goodson (Ronald) of Iron Station, NC and Earline P. Grant (Herman) of Danville, VA; and a number of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Matthew B. Parsons; and two brothers, Aubrey G. Parsons and Laverne T. Parsons.

A graveside service with military honors will be held at 3 P.M. Tuesday in the Wedgefield Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Paul Goff officiating.

The family will receive friends at the home.

Memorials may be made to Wedgefield Baptist Church, P.O. Box 265, Wedgefield, SC 29168.

Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 3:00pm
    Location
    Wedgefield Baptist Church Cemetery
    Address
    6220 Wedgefield Rd.
    WEDGEFIELD, SC
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    Officiant
    Rev. Paul Goff
  • Interment

    Location
    Wedgefield Baptist Church Cemetery
    Address
    6220 Wedgefield Rd.
    WEDGEFIELD, SC
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Posted at 06:11am
With love, Earline and family
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Juanita

Posted at 10:43am
At this sorrowful period in your life, please accept my sincerest condolences for the death of your loved one.  Reflecting on the divine promises found in the Bible will give you hope and strength to keep going until all of God's promises are fulfilled. (Romans 15:13; John 5:28, 29)

Beth Coker

Posted at 08:40pm
I will talking to you on Facebook! You were such a wonderful man! God bless and prayers for your family. I know you will be so very missed!!
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515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
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803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net