Thomas E. Parsons

Thomas E. Parsons, 78, of Kokomo, IN, and formerly of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Kokomo.

Mr. Parsons was a 1960 graduate of Kokomo High School. He graduated from Ball State University in 1964 with a bachelor’s in education and then graduated from St. Francis University in 1973 with a master’s in education. He taught for two years at Greensburg High School. He later taught English for 31 years at Huntington North High School, retiring in 1997.

He was born on April 26, 1942, in Kokomo, to William and Lucille Bartholmy Parsons. He married Carolyn S. Petrucelle on May 1, 1971, at S.S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. She preceded him in death on Dec. 30, 2013.

Survivors include a sister, Mary Ann (Rick) Wilson of Kokomo, and a brother, Stephen Parsons, of Kokomo.

There will be no calling or services. Myers Funeral Home, Huntington, is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made out to Huntington City-Township Public Library, in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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