Vivian E. Parson

Vivian E. Parson, 97, of Marion, IN, and having ties to Van Buren, IN, died Sunday, June 23, 2019, at 12:15 p.m. at Marion General Hospital in Marion.

Mrs. Parson attended Sweetser schools. She was a former Van Buren resident, and had worked in the Appliance Manufacturing in Van Buren for several years.
 
She was born Monday, April 3, 1922, in Grant County to Frank and Opal Flook Berry.  She married Forrest Parson on April 21, 1942, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include two daughters,  Sondra (Keith) Karriger, of Jeffersonvilleand Cheryl Hall, of Marion; a son, Terry (Paula) Parson, of Hartford City; two sisters, Bernice Adamson, of Upland, and Velma Petro, LaFontaine; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
 
She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, John Hall, and a granddaughter.

Calling is Thursday, June 27, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home, 201 N. Main Street, Van Buren.  A service of celebration will follow immediately after at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with Rev. Joel Gearhart officiating. Interment will follow in the Van Buren Cemetery in Van Buren.
 
Arrangements are being handled by Ferguson & Glancy Funeral Home in Van Buren.
 
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.