Clovis R. Parsons, age 87, of Ashville, passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at OSU Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.
Clovis was born on April 6, 1930, to the late Henry and Esther (Mills) Parsons in Chesterhill.
Clovis served in the United States Air Force for 20 years and was a firefighter at Rickenbacker Air Force Base.
Clovis is preceded in death by wife, Amy (Taskar) Parsons, in 2005; brothers, Russell, Gail, Wilber, Bernard and Doug; and sister, Marie Abel.
Surviving are sons, Thomas of Ashville and Robert (Jackie) Parsons of Sidney; grandson, Justin (Jennifer) Parsons; great-granddaughters, Lucy and Eliza Parsons; brothers, Conrad, Howard and Gene Parsons; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 5, 2017, with funeral service at 1 p.m. with Pastor Frank Waters officiating at Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St., Ashville. Interment will follow at Floral Hills in Circleville. The family requests casual attire.
Online condolences at olivercheekfuneralhome.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal