Leoma Ida Parsons, 92, of Ripley passed away March 4, 2015 at home following a long illness.
She was born October 3, 1922 at Kenna, a daughter of the late Bailey and Ora Landis Raines. She was a homemaker and a member of the Ripley Tabernacle Baptist Church. She loved being with family and enjoyed quilting, canning, gardening and traveling.
She is survived by daughters Sue Rhodes and her husband Jack of Kenna, Rita Holley and her husband Doug of Ripley and Debbie Cossin of Ripley; sister Madeline Burdette of Cross Lanes, WV; sister in law Belle Raines of Kenna; grandchildren Sheryl Rhodes (Buck) Hoyt, Tonya Roberts (Lester) Raines, Sonya Roberts (Scott) Cunningham, Arthur (Brenda) Cossin, Ronnette Roberts (Mike) Lawrentz, Tammie Rhodes (Terry) Snyder, Scott (Amanda) Rhodes, Brian Cossin, Jo Cossin and Melissa Roberts (John) Clendenin, 21 great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years Guy Arthur Parsons; a son Stephen Arthur Parsons; brothers Holbert Raines, Hoyt Raines, Donald Raines, Bailey Raines Jr. and Carl Raines; sisters Norma Chancey, Leota Peiton, Beulah Mullins and Emma McAtee and a great grandson Arthur J Cossin Jr..
Funeral Service will be 3:00 pm Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the Waybright Funeral Home, Ripley with Pastor Jeff Keffer officiating. Burial will be in the Goshen Cemetery, Kentuck. Friends may call from 2:00 pm until the time of the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.waybrightfuneralhome.com