Parcell, John Dewey

John Dewey Parcell, 89, of White Gate, VA, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 at his home. He was born August 5, 1929 at Narrows, VA, the son of the late Henderson & Gladys Lamb Parcell.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jane Sadler Parcell, his brother, Dan Parcell and his brother-in-law, Raymond Robinson.

He is survived by his daughters & sons-in-law, Betty Hollandsworth, White Gate, Sue & Phillip Brookman, Peterstown, and Martha & Danny Reynolds, Hiwassee; a sister, Laura Robinson, Grovetown, GA; three grandchildren, Tennie Dicken, Peterstown, Tracy & Erika Riddle, Chesterfield and Bryan Riddle, Chesterfield; 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson on the way.

Funeral services are planned for Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home Chapel, White Gate, with Rev. Henry Allen Conley officiating. Burial will follow Walkers Creek Cemetery, Inc. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, April 15, 2019 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial donations be made in Dewey’s honor to the Poplar Hill Fire Department.

The Parcell family is in the care of A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home, White Gate