LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Former Paulding resident, Edna Irene Parson, 77, of Louisville, Ky., passed away May 25, 2014.
She was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on December 3, 1937, the daughter of Robert and Marcella (Coucquyt) DeLaurelle. Most of her life was spent living in Paulding, Ohio. Edna was a retired registered nurse.
Edna was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lloyd P. Parson Jr.
She is survived by her children, Lisa Stevenson and Tim (Heather) Parson; grandchildren, Anessa (Duane) Martin, Mekayla, Bailey, and Ryan Parson; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Bellamy Martin; brothers, Robert (Joan) DeLaurelle and James (Judith) DeLaurelle; and her beloved pet, Ava.
Visitation for friends and family will be conducted at Sam Swope Care Center Pillars Chapel, 3505 Moyers Circle, Louisville, KY 40041, today, May 30, from 4-7 p.m.
Local arrangements will be a Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, June 4, at 10 a.m. at Divine Mercy Catholic Parish, Paulding. Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery, Paulding.
Donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or the Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation. Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com.