Lewis was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, He retired from Ford Motor Co. (after 30 years) as a hydraulic journeyman. He he was an avid ham radio operator and hunter.
He was the beloved husband of Mava D. (nee James); loving father of Carol Murray (David), Lois Vining (Dan), Lewis Parsons (Loretta) and Sarah Parsons (Claire Rice); grandfather of Jesse and Colin Vining, Derek Parsons (Millicent), Danielle and Devon Parsons, Sarah Edwards (Tony), Nathaniel and Hannah Murray and the late James and Jenna Parsons; great grandfather of six; brother of Carmon Summers (Tony) and Charles Parsons; son of the late, G. Fay and Reveren Lewis H. Parsons; and uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be Monday, July 29, 2013, at Noon, at the Baker-Osinski-Kensinger Funeral Home, 206 Front Street, Berea, where friends may call Sunday, July 28, 2013, from 2 until 6 P.M.
Family suggests memorial contributions to the James and Lewis Parsons Memorial Fund, c/o Columbia Baptist Church, 25514 Royalton Road, Columbia Station, OH 44028.