Viola Catherine Parsons
Viola Catherine Parsons, age 83, of Moorefield, WV passed this life on Monday, September 17, 2012 at the Rockingham
Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg, VA. Born on November 4, 1928 in Bass, WV, she was the daughter of the late Renick Welton
Kuykendall and Minnie C. See Kuykendall. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, James E. Parsons, who passed in
2004. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one son, David W. Parsons, one half sister, three brothers, one
half brother, and one grandchild.
Mrs. Parsons is survived by one daughter, Rebecca P. Helmick and husband, Leonard, of Bridgewater, VA, one son, James S.
Parsons and wife, Charlotte, of Moorefield, WV, one brother, Sloan Kuykendall of Buchanan, VA, two grandsons, one step
granddaughter, six great grandchildren, and three step great grandchildren.
Viola was a homemaker and a member of the New Beginnings of Christ Church in Cumberland, MD.
Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield, WV. A
funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at the funeral home with Pastor Patricia
Blubaugh officiating. Burial will follow at the Olivet Cemetery in Moorefield, WV.
Memorial Donations may be made to the Rockingham Memorial Hospital, 2010 Health Campus Drive, Harrisonburg, VA 22801.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.