A native of Coffee County, TN, he was preceded in death by his parents, Roy V. and Eddie Young Parsley; two brothers, Louis and Joe Parsley, and sister, Elizabeth Hatchett.
Funeral Services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. Mark Pierce will officiate. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Church Parsley; sons, Hank Parsley and his wife Rhonda of Murfreesboro and Roy Parsley and his wife Debra of Readyville; daughters, Cathy Tucker and her husband David of Milton and Karen Whittaker of Lakeland, TN; sisters, Shirley O’Brien of Christiana, and Janie Tew of Fayetteville, N.C.; along with eleven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mr. Parsley was a member of Bellwood Church of Christ. He was the founder and former owner of Parsley Brothers Construction Company.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Woodfin Memorial Chapel.
An online guestbook is available at www.woodfinchapel.com