Garnett  Parsons
Garnett Burdett Parsons, 89, passed away at St. Charles Health Care Center in Jasper, Indiana, on Feb. 9, 2020, at 7:50 p.m. Burdett was born March 19, 1930, in Huron, Indiana, the daughter of John J. and Flora (Wininger) Milligan. She married Thomas Parsons on Oct. 13, 1956, and he preceded her in death in February of 1990.
Burdett attended the Church of the Nazarene, loved to crochet and enjoyed fishing. She especially enjoyed being around and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her children, John Parsons of Washington, Terry Parsons and his companion Deb Schneider of Montgomery, Gail Alsman and her husband J.R. of Montgomery, Keith Parsons of Washington; her siblings, brother Harvey Milligan and his wife Jenny of Madora, Indiana, sisters Wilma Eller of Washington, Dean Wilson of Washington, Brenda Bateman and her husband Bob of Washington; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Burdett is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Thomas Parsons; sisters Retha Sons, Wanita Mott, Helen Milligan, Rowana Milligan, Ada Milligan; and her brothers, Ives and Clarence Milligan.
Friends may visit with Burdett's family Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, from 11 a.m. until the hour of service time at 1 p.m. at Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home, 2020 State St., Washington, Indiana. Rev. Jason Denton will officiate, and Burdett will be laid to rest next to her husband Thomas in Sugarland Memory Gardens. Online memories may be shared with Burdett's family and friends at Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to assist the Parsons family with arrangements.
Published on February 11, 2020


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Steve Eller
Feb 14, 2020
I Love Aunt Burdett and will forever miss her. I'm sorry cousins for ur loss. RIP Buetiful Angel.
Jim and Diane Russell
Feb 13, 2020
So sorry to hear about your loss. Mrs. Burdett was a sweet Christian lady, and we know she will be missed. Praying for your family during this difficult time, but know she is at peace now.