Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 12 at Watertown's Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Parkerson, 85. Formerly of Brush Creek, the US Army veteran of World War II died Friday, March 8, 2013 at Quality Care Health Center in Lebanon.
A funeral mass will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 13 at Lebanon's St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church for Mr. Joe Kenneth Barnes, 79, of Lebanon. Mr. Barnes died Sunday, March 10, 2013 at the University Medical Center.
The son of the late Herman G. and Alma Summers Barnes, he was a member of St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church, and a retired veteran -- having served four years with the US navy and 17 years with the US Air Force. He was an electrician with the USAF, serving aboard the USS Oriskany, one of 24 Essex-Class aircraft carriers serving the Navy.