Charles Dewey Parson Jr., 68, Lebanon, died Monday, Jan. 14.Parson was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was retired from UPS. He was the son of the late, Charles Dewey Parson, Sr. and Hazel Lee McFall Parson. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Judy Turner.
He is survived by: wife, Frances Carrigan Parson; sons, Brian (Tina) Parson and Jason (Stephanie) Parson; sister, Nancy (Eddie) Graves; brother, Mike Parson; grandchildren, Tanner, Bryce, Savannah, Eston and Emma; nephews and niece, Johnny Turner, Keith Turner, Neil Graves, Rodney Carrigan and Dana Carrigan Hartman.
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Pastor Ed Britt officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Family will serve as active pallbearers.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Alive Hospice.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 11 a.m. until service time Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.