Mrs. Dorothy Ona (Seaton) Parsley, 92, of Newport died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010.
Mrs. Dorothy Ona (Seaton) Parsley, 92, of Newport died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010. She was born Nov. 3, 1918 in Newport, the daughter of Charles Monroe and Deliah Agnes (McCroskey) Seaton. She married Mr. Elmore Henry Parsley Dec. 10, 1945.
Mrs. Parsley worked alongside her husband as owner and operator of Parsley’s Grocery and on the family farm. She was a member of the Northside Church of Christ and enjoyed piecing quilt tops and crocheting.
Mrs. Parsley was preceded in death by her husband, Elmore Henry Parsley; and one sister, Olga McNutt.
She is survived by one daughter Emogene Cason and husband, Bobby, of St. Charles, Mo.; two grandchildren, Patrick and Brandon Cason; and one great-grandchild, Justin Wayne Cason.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010 at Gracelawn Cemetery. Visitation was Friday, Nov. 19, 2010 from 6-8 p.m.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home (www.jacksonsfh.com).