Ada Parsons

Obituary of Ada M. Parsons

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of a beautiful lady, Ada May Parsons, at her home on September 25, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her loving husband, Howard James Parsons (2016), son-in-law Paul Stuckless (2010), her parents Archibald and Patience Hurley; brothers Claude, Bramwell, Heber, Herbert and Jacob; sisters Winnie, Maude, Pearl and Louise; and in-laws Fred and Grace Parsons. She leaves behind her beloved daughter Diane Stuckless, cherished granddaughter Amanda Parsons; dearest grandson Grant Stuckless (Jennifer); treasured great-grandson Ethan Fennell; brothers Sidney, Pleamon, and Wilson (Linda); sister-in-law Alma White; many special nieces and nephews, and a large circle of friends. Ada had a huge heart filled with love and generosity. She took great pride in her home and garden. Being outside, in the woods, or on a beach having a cook up were things she enjoyed. Spending time with her family and sharing a meal was her pleasure. Cremation has taken place as per her request. In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic, the health and safety of our families and our community continues to be our highest priority. At this time, there will be a private family service with burial at the United Cemetery, Durrell. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ada’s memory may be made to the Gathering Place. To send a message of condolence or to share memories, please visit www.islesfuneral home.ca. The Gathering Place 172 Military Road PO Box 1761. St. John's, NL A1C 5P5 Phone: 709-753-3234. Email: info@gatheringstjohns.ca "The Gathering Place" is A Safe Refuge This is the place where people come when they have nowhere else to go. Where they find a safe place to sit, eat, shower or talk. Without judgment, without fear. Over 2000 of the most desperate people in our province find refuge here at The Gathering Place on a weekly basis. Our mission is to provide barrier-free street level supports for marginalized individuals in our community. Thanks to your kindness, nobody is turned away; your donations keep us going.

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Service Date: Monday, October 19, 2020 Service Time: 2:00 PM
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