PARSONS, Ferris Claude Jr., 63, died Wednesday,Aug. 29, 2012, in Battle Creek.
He is survived by a son, Nicholas C. (Heather) of Dunedin, Fla.; a daughter, Ashleigh B. Parsons of New Port Richey, Fla.; two grandchildren, Rowan and Lucas; three brothers, Robert (Barbara) of DeWitt, John (Marrie) of Valparaiso, Ind., and Bruce (Patti) of El Paso, Texas; and two sisters, Candace Parsons of Southfield, and Mary (Tom) Chapp of Osseo, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation is Saturday, Sept. 1, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Maple United Methodist Church, 342 Capital Ave. NE, followed by the memorial service at 11 a.m. at the church with Rev. Linda Stoddard officiating. Condolences may be left at www.bachmanhebble.com