Born in DeKalb County to the late Oliver and Movie Malone Parkerson, he was a carpenter.Services were conducted by Chaplin Lemuel Wade. Burial was at the New Hope Cemetery, in Alexandria.
Survivors include: sons Randy (Janet) Parkerson of Lebanon, Gary (Ann) Williams of Westmoreland; sister Ruby Nell Parkerson and brother John (Ruth) Reynolds -- both of Alexandria.
Also surviving are sisters-in-law, Sherry Parkerson of Smithville and Elizabeth Parkerson of Alexandria; as well as several nieces, nephews and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Foutch Parkerson on Oct. 20, 2009 and by siblings: Toy, Elbert, M.B., Jim D. Parkerson, Isabelle Stephens, Bessie Fitts, Sallie Parkerson and an infant sister.
Watertown's Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.