February 9, 1939 ~ May 12, 2022

Born in: Bridgeport, KY
Resided in: Edmonton, KY

Elgin Yvonne Parnell, 83 of Edmonton passed away Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Metcalfe Health Care in Edmonton. Elgin was born February 9, 1939 in the Bridgeport community of Metcalfe County. She was the daughter of the late Cosby and Clarice Keltner Blaydes. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Bobby Parnell.
Elgin was a member of the Elm View Methodist Church. She will be remembered by many for her 30 plus years as the checkout clerk at the former JR Foods Store in Edmonton.
Elgin is survived by one son, Ricky Parnell and wife Annie of Edmonton. A grandson Robby Parnell (Kim) of Edmonton. Two step grandchildren. Ashley (Chris) Powell and Austin Greenwell. Six great grandchildren. Landon, Landri, Maddie, Jasmine, Addie and Chastyn. A brother J.L. Blaydes and wife Helen.
Funeral services for Elgin Parnell will be held 11:00 AM, Monday, May 16th at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial to follow in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday and after 9:00 AM Monday, at the funeral home.
Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted to the care of Mrs. Parnell. Please share your messages of condolence with the family at www.butlermemorials.com.

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  1. I am sorry to hear of your moms passing Ricky, I always thought alot of her, I remember her stopping and talking to my grandmother at the store

  2. My prayers are with Ricky and family at this time of their loss. I always thought a lot of Elgin. 🙏♥️

  3. So sorry to hear of her passing prayers for you all although we are cousins we rarely see each other except for times like this and due to health problems im not able to make it but i will be thinking of you

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