Johnnie H. Parsley, 84, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:25 a.m. on Thursday Aug. 23, 2007 at Garden Villa in Bloomington.
Born Jan. 1, 1923 in Greene County, he was the son of James and Mary (Jackson) Parsley.
He was retired from General Electric and also from truck driving. A U.S. Army veteran, he was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion Post No. 196, Elnora Hunt Club and the American Kennel Club.
Surviving relatives include one daughter, Cathy Ward and husband Alan of Solsberry; one 1 son Jack Parsley and wife Elaine of Ellettsville; three brothers Bob and Jimmy Parsley both of Owensburg, and Herman Parsley of Bedford; three grandsons Andy Harper & wife Becky of Solsberry, Greg Parsley of Bloomfield, and Brent Parsley of Ellettsville; three granddaughters, Missy Arthur and husband Jackie of Bloomfield, Alnee Axe of Monrovia, and Anika Parsley of Bloomfield; and two great grandsons Will Harper, and Garett Arthur; five great-granddaughters Marissa Thompson, Samantha Parsley, Bella Harper, Abby Parsley and Taegan Gadberry;and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Maxine (Dove) Parsley; two sons, Tom Parsley and Gene (Pee-Dad) Parsley; one grandson, Chris Parsley; and four brothers and and sisters.
Friends may call from 10 A.M. till Noon Saturday August 25, 2007 at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Serevices will be at Owensburg Cemetery at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday August 25, 2007 with Bill Buher officiating. Burial will be at Owensburg Cemetery.