Ellie Parsons

By Press Release

Eleanor "Ellie" Parsons died Dec. 15, 2015, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. She was 85.

A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Dec. 18, at Cedaredge Community United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Parsons was born in Halstead, Kan., June 5, 1930, to William and Walda Farber.

She married Marion Hawkins who died in 1966. She married Delbert Parsons in 1970. After retirement they moved to Cedaredge. Delbert Parsons died in 1997.

Mrs. Parsons worked as an LPN for over 20 years at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kan.

She is survived by two daughters, Linda Wilson of Belleview, Fla., and Pamela Hawkins of Cedaredge; a sister, Mary Jacobson of Yuma, Ariz.; numerous grandchildren. great-grandchildren, stepchildren and stepgrandchildren; and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her husbands.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Cedaredge Community United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 369, Cedaredge, CO 81413.

Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.

View the Internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at taylorfuneralservice.com.