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Lily Marie Parson

KSAL StaffDecember 30, 2019

Lily Marie Parson, 91, passed away on Dec. 28, 2019. She was born March 16, 1928 in Branson, MO. to Granville and Lillie (Thomason) Coffelt. She married Harley Parson in 1942. She was a homemaker. In her younger years she taught Sunday school. She was a devout Christian and loved playing her favorite hymns on the piano.

She is preceded in death by her husband (2008), three sisters and two brothers.

She is survived by her son, Kenneth B. Parson (Vicki), and her daughter, Kathryn Dickerman (James), all of Salina; a sister, Shirley Keys, Kirbyville, MO. and a brother Robert Coffelt (Violet), Oak Grove, AK. Her grandchildren are Richard Parson, Salina, Melissa Parson, Wichita, KS, and Kenneth Dickerman, Florida; and great grandchildren, Amanda Dickerman, Aaron Dickerman and Aden Dickerman.

Funeral services will be 11:00 00 am Tuesday Dec. 31, 2019 at the Ryan Mortuary with burial following in the Gypsum Hill Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Village Bible Church or Kindred Hospice. For more information or to leave condolences go to

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