Nolan C. Parson, 91, Belmont

Nolan C. Parson, 91, Belmont, WV, passed away Friday, April 19, 2019 at his residence. Born in Orma, Calhoun County, WV, on June 26, 1927, he was a son of the late Theodore Abraham and Opal Beatrice Wears Parsons.

He attended Calhoun County High School, was drafted into the Army and was a World War II Era Veteran. He was a member of Good Hope Baptist Church and was a 50 year Painter and Paperhanger Local Union 1144. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bee keeping, took a trip to Alaska and for 25 years to trips to Canada.

Survivors include one daughter, Marjorie Parsons; one son, Richard “Pat” (Cheryl) Parsons; five grandchildren, Brian Parsons, Keith VanNoy, Sarah Parsons, Scott Parsons, and Ashley Kahan; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two sisters, Glenola Woodyard, and Pam Howard; two brothers, Dean Parsons and Randy Parsons; daughter-in-law, Brenda Parsons; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and outlaws. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 62 years, Lorena Kelly Parsons; son, Dr. Nolan Parsons, Jr.; sister, Margaret Mayfield; and two baby brothers.

Service will be 2:00 P.M Monday, April 22, 2019 at Ingram Funeral Home, St. Marys with David Kelly officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasants Memorial Estates with military rites at the grave. Friends may call from 5 to 8 P.M. Sunday and 1 to 2 P.M. Monday at the funeral home. An online guest register is available at