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Catherine Floyd Parsons

August 17, 1920 — December 4, 2022


Catherine Floyd Parsons

Catherine Floyd Parsons, 102, of Candor, passed away on December 4, 2022, at Autumn Care.

Mrs. Parsons was born in Montgomery County on August 17, 1920, to Walter Claude and Josephine Wallace Floyd. Catherine operated her beauty shop for over 50 years and she enjoyed putting together puzzles as well as spending time with her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

Catherine was preceded in death by her husband D.S. Parsons, son Virgil Parsons, sisters Mitchell Phillips, Frances Sheffield, Virginia Cranford, Jane Wissel and brothers W.C. Floyd, Hoyt Floyd and Jack Floyd.

She is survived by her son, Tony Parsons of Candor; daughter in law, Penny Ledbetter Parsons of Candor; sister, Betty Maynard of Star; grandchildren, David Parsons (April) of Candor; Kellie Cody (Brian) of Richfield; great grandchildren, Katie Stephens (Hunter) of Candor; Tyler Cody, Carson Bruton, Ashley Cody, Emma Cody, and Nickolas Parsons; great great grandchildren Allie Beth, Andie Brooke, Averie Briggs.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2022, at 2:00 pm at Candor Cemetery with Rev. Kay Boone officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Ether United Methodist Church, PO Box 156, Ether, NC 27247.

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The Parsons family is being served by Phillips Funeral Home in Star.


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