In memory of
Mary M. ** Parsons
Mary M. Parsons 1916 - 2016 100, passed away Oct. 11, 2016. She was born on Aug. 4, 1916 to the late John and Jenny Grant. Mary made her house a home for family and friends. She enjoyed bingo, cards, cross-stitching, knitting, quilting and bowling. Mary received awards for her knitting during World War II and the Red Cross honored her for more than 100 hours of knitting hats, mittens, gloves and scarves for the servicemen. She was preceded in death by her husband Ken Parsons; daughter Kay (Tommy) McRoberts; sister Jean (Bob) Russell; and son-in-law Terry Fagan. Mary is survived by her loving family, children Dale (Linda) Parsons, Ken (Edith) Parsons, Margaret Fagan and Gwen (Jack) Fairadey; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at North Lawn Cemetery (4927 Cleveland Ave NW, Canton). The family would like to extend a special thank you to Nancy and Georgia at Altercare and to Becky and Laurie at Absolute Hospice for all your love and support. The family invites you to visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to read the obituary, sign the online guestbook and share fond memories. Reed, 330-477-6721
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