Evelyn D. Parsons, 86

Evelyn D. Parsons, 86, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Saturday, July 5, 2008, in Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, Del. She worked as a dental assistant for Dr. Adkins many years ago. She was a 70-year member of Grace United Methodist Church in Millsboro and loved to participate in many church related activities. She was also a member of the Delaware Dental Association.

Parsons was preceded in death by her parents, John and Alice Coffin Donaway; her husband, Robert J. Parsons Sr.; and a sister, Margaret Pearl Hall. She is survived by her son, Robert J. Parsons II of Baltimore, Md.

Funeral services were scheduled for Thursday, July 10, 2008, with interment in Millsboro Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may by made in her memory to the American Diabetes Association, the Salvation Army or to the American Heart Association.