SALEM — Sandra Jo McClanahan Kimsey, 73, of Salem died at 1:10 p.m. Sunday, October 6, 2013, at her home.
She was a member of Post 31 American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and the Marion Eagles Club.
She is survived by her husband, George W. Parketon; one daughter, Janet Sowash of Paducah; one son, Daniel Lee Parketon of Michigan City, Ind.; two stepdaughters, Jannett Parker of Sturgis, S.D., and Darlene Voyles of Lake Station, Ind.; two stepsons, Tony Parketon of DeMonte, Ind., and William Parketon of Balch Springs, Texas; two sisters, Arlene Waldmire of Rochester, Ill., and Karen McClanahan of Springfield, Ill.; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by four sisters. Her parents were Willard Douglas McClanahan Sr. and Janette Carrie Collins McClanahan.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, October 11, 2013, at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. Wayne Carter officiating.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, October 10, 2013, at the funeral home.