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 Dorothy Ann <I>Greene</I> Parsons

Dorothy Ann Greene Parsons

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Death 7 Nov 2009 (aged 87)
Burial Andice, Williamson County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 10196400 · View Source
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Dorothy Ann "Aunt Dorothy" Parsons, age 87, of Georgetown, Texas, formerly of Austin, Texas, passed away Saturday, November 7, 2009. She was born in Briggs, Texas on December 31, 1921, third child of Nat and Bess Greene. Shortly after graduating from Briggs High School, Dorothy married Weldon Parsons in 1940. They then moved to Austin where she began working for Scarborough's Department store as a buyer and head of the children's shoe department. This was quite an accomplishment for a country girl from Briggs. Dorothy retired from Scarborough's in 1977.

Dorothy and Weldon moved to Georgetown where she began working for Photo-Mat. She retired from Photo-Mat in 1984. Dorothy and Weldon enjoyed retirement at their home in Serenada Estates while she volunteered at Georgetown Hospital as a "Pink Lady". She retired as a volunteer at Georgetown Hospital in 2009 and was recognized for her 25 years of service.

Although Dorothy was never a mother herself , she was "Aunt Dorothy" to: Lu McClellen of Dallas, Texas, Debbie Ann Schwertner and husband Tommy of Andice, Texas, John Scott Greene and wife Lynn of Houston, Texas, Rick Allen Greene and wife Monica of Houston, Texas, Loyd L. Pearson and wife Ingrid of Andice, Texas and Jeffery Wayne Greene and wife Vicky of Houston, Texas; 12 great nieces and nephews; 9 great-great nieces and nephews; and special friends, Susie Reeder, Ernie and Diane Davis, Peggy and John Kingsberry, Denise and Jan Geiger, and Bud and Beverly Anderson.

She was preceded in death by her husband Weldon Parsons, parents Nat and Bess Greene, brother Durwood Greene, sisters Nata Lee Asher and Mary Jo Pearson and nephew David Greene.

The family will receive guests for a time of visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at Cook-Walden/Davis Funeral Home in Georgetown, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, November 12, 2009 in the chapel of Cook-Walden/Davis Funeral Home with Pastors Colin McGahey, James Tisdale and RV Rhodes all officiating. Interment will follow at Andice Cemetery in Andice, Texas. Serving as pallbearers will be Tommy Schwertner, Loyd Pearson, Rick Greene, John Greene, Jeff Greene, T. Wayne Schwertner and Jonathan Greene.

Memorial contribution may be made in Dorothy's honor to Andice Baptist Church, P.O. Box 20190, Andice, Texas 78628.

Arrangements by Cook-Walden/Davis Funeral Home, 2900 Williams Drive, Georgetown, Texas 78628 (512)863-2564.


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  • Created by: John Christeson
  • Added: 31 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10196400
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Ann Greene Parsons (31 Dec 1921–7 Nov 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10196400, citing Andice Cemetery, Andice, Williamson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by John Christeson (contributor 46562435) .