Ermal May Parsons

Ermal May Parsons, 99, of Gassaway, W.Va., formerly of Normantown, W.Va., departed this life at 7:05 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013, at Braxton County Memorial Hospital, Gassaway, W.Va., following a brief illness.

Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday at the Oak Grove Baptist Church, Normantown, W.Va. Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary, and 10-11 a.m. Thursday at the church.