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Obituary for William Walter Parsons
22 August, 1906 - 7 April, 1935
From The Caldwell News-Tribune,
dated Thursday, 11 April, 1935
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Note - The surname shown in the article below
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spelling to be Slabaugh.  Also, the article was hard to transcribe
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somewhat rolled to make it hard to see.

Roswell Youth
      Laid At Rest


   ROSWELL -- Funeral services were held here Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock for William Parsons, 28-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Del Parsons, who died at a hospital in Parma Sunday.  Services were conducted at the Sterry Memorial church and burial was in Roswell cemetery.
   Born in Roswell August 22, 1906, Mr. Parsons attended the local schools and has since farmed his father's ranch on the outskirts of the village.
   Hi is survived by his parents, now residents of Long Beach, Cal., three sisters, Helen, Myrtle, and Iva, and two brothers, Tom and Clarence.  All are residents of Long Beach except Clarence, who lives in Portland, Ore.