Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints. Psalm 116:15. Daephney Ann Neil Parsons, age 82, of Blountville, Tennessee went to be with the Lord Monday, October 9, 2017 at Greystone Healthcare.
She was born April 21, 1935 in Bristol, Tennessee a daughter of the late Joe and Katherine Blair, and she lived all of her life in the Bristol area. Mrs. Parsons was a member of Gunnings Baptist Church.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband Paul Neil Sr. and also her second husband Willard Parsons. She is survived by her children, Connie McBride, Donna Gasiecki, Kathy Clark, Paul Neil, Jr., and Daniel Neil; ten grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; sister: Betty Kendrick; and brother: Bill Blair.
A graveside service will be held 11:00 am, Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in the Glenwood Cemetery with Pastor Bob Ferguson officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 7:00 until 9:00 pm at Weaver Funeral Home.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Greystone Healthcare for their loving care given to their mother during her time of illness.