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Lida Parsons

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Lida E. Parsons, 84, of Cambridge, MD, formerly of Willards, MD, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 at UMSMC at Dorchester.

Born on May 12, 1929 in Powellville, MD, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Gray Powell and Lydia Belle Timmons Powell.

On January 19, 1952 she married Lester Parsons. Mr. Parsons passed away in 2000.

Mrs. Parsons was a member of the Ayers United Methodist Church in Pittsville.

Lida was a loving and giving woman. She had many friends. She loved to visit with her friends at Hurlock Meadows and sit under the trees for chit chat.

Surviving is a a daughter Sharon Duliga and husband Daniel of Delray Beach, Florida, son Carl Parsons and his wife Cynthia of Champagne, Illinois, two grandsons Benjamin and Michael Parsons and a step-grandsons Matthew Schiel and a number of nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death besides her parents and husband were two sisters Amy Lewis and Catherine Jones and two brothers Gorman Powell and Charles Powell.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013 beginning 11 a.m. at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A. where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Officiating at the service will be Pastor Lavone Chester. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Berlin, MD.

In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made in Mrs. Parsons’ memory to the Ayers United Methodist Church, Pittsville Gumborough Rd., Pittsville, MD 21850

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Posted by: Cindy & Clarke Townsend Carl, Cynthia & family, We're so sorry for your loss. Lida talked alot about your family and was very proud of your achievements, and her grandchilden. I especially loved her sense of humor when Lee, Catherine and I would visit. Carl, I think you also did alittle spoiling your mom, I could tell when we talked to her. She would always show us a new picture of the grandchildren, My how time flies... I know your mom was very proud of your family, with deepest sympathy Cindy & Clarke Townsend 08/05/2013 Posted by: Cindy & Clarke Townsend Sharon & Daniel, We're so sorry for your loss, Lida meant alot to us. I loved taking Catherine & Lee to visit her, your mom would keep me laughing, and I think Catherine and Lee didn't know what to say. Well they sure can catch up on old times and laughs for sure. Sharon, I know you did spoil your mom because Lee & Catherine were a tad bit jealous. She was proud of you!! with deepest sympathy Cindy & Clarke Townsend 08/05/2013 Posted by: L. Stephen Richardson Sharon and Carl, Sorry to hear that your Mom passed away. My how time has flown by. The last time I talk to Lester and Lida was 1982. 08/02/2013 Posted by: bea hubbard So sorry for the loss of your Mom. My Mom and Ms. Lida had lunch together everyday at Mallard Bay. They did enjoy each others company. I'll miss seeing her at bingo. My sympathy to you all. 08/01/2013 Posted by: JANE ROBINSON SHE IS WITH THE LORD FOREVER AND U WILL SEE HER AGAIN.LOVE U ALWAYS. 08/01/2013 Posted by: Sharon Todd Iam so very sorry for the loss of your Mom Sharon.What a wonderful daughter you were to her.She had to know how much she was loved by you.May God bless you and one day you will be with her again for eternity. 07/31/2013 Posted by: Kim Ewell Miss Lida was always a ray of sunshine during my work day. You will be missed by many. Prayers and love to the family. Draw on the many wonderful memories to carry you through this time of mourning. 07/30/2013 Posted by: Sharon Duliga Mom, you were a loving Mother and my best friend. You will be in my heart forever. I love you and will miss you very much. 07/30/2013 Posted by: Daniel Duliga Lida was a wonderful and special lady. She will be sorely missed. 07/30/2013

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