METROPOLIS, Ill. — Carole (Eickholz) Kingsley, 80, of Metropolis, passed away at 7:40 a.m. Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, at Metropolis Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Carole was retired from American River Transportation where she worked as a cook and was a member of St. John Church.

Carole is survived by her son, James Parmely and wife Janet; six grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Wanda Korte and husband Walter; niece, Grace Jones and husband Bucky.

Carole was preceded in death by her parents, Theodore F. and Thelma (Brinker) Eickholz and one son, Randall Irvin Parmely.

Memorials may be made in Carole’s name to Project Hope Humane Society, P.O. Box 125, Metropolis, IL 62960.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

To plant a tree in memory of Carole Kingsley as a living tribute, please visit Tribute Store.

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Thank you for reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.