Archive for Sunday, October 4, 1992


October 4, 1992


— Sevices for Agnes Leota Parsons, 81, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the United Methodist Church here with the Rev. David Peterson officiating. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.

Mrs. Parsons died Saturday, Oct. 3, 1992, at Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

She was born April 18, 1911, at Nortonville, the daughter of Albert and Christiana Ziegler Corkill.

Mrs. Parsons lived in Leavenworth County for 56 years, moving from Nortonville.

A farm wife and homemaker, she attended the Polytechnic Institute, Billings, Mont., for two years.

Mrs. Parsons was a member of the Tonganoxie United Methodist Church and served as a volunteer for five years at Tonganoxie Elementary School.

She married Earl W. Parsons on Feb. 14, 1937, at Leavenworth. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Marilyn Parsons, Leavenworth; a brother, Albert Corkill, El Paso, Tex.; and a twin sister, Catherine Barr, Billings, Mont.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Quisenberry Chapel, Tonganoxie.

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