Charles Lee Parsons Sr. of Genoa

Charles Lee Parsons Sr., 72, of Genoa, W.V. passed away at his home May 18, 2013, he was born and raised in Wayne County. He was preceded in death by his mother, Belva Smith and father Everett Parsons and two children, Patricia and Rhoda Ann, one brother, Paul York and one sister, Jean Sheffield. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Dorothy (Bowen) Parsons and children, Charles (Pete) Parsons Jr. and wife Wealthy; Billy Jo Parsons and wife Gina; Danny Lee Parsons of Huntington; Tammy (Parsons) Jackson and husband Ira of Genoa; Charlene (Parsons) Haynes and husband Dale of Genoa; Earl (BoBo) Parsons of Genoa and one ex. Daughter-in-law Tabitha Parsons of Ohio. Charles raised two of his granddaughters, Robin and Donna Parsons of Genoa, Charles had a total of 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren, he is also survived by six sisters and two brothers and a host of friends and extended family. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Rush Branch Church with Pastor Tom Kitts officiating. Burial will follow at the Parsons Cemetery.