James Ernest Parson, 60, of Jackson, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 at his home.
Visitation will be 11am-2pm Tuesday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst. Services will be 2pm Tuesday at Stringer Family Chapel with interment at Cline Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.
Mr. Parson was a mechanic. He was a member of New Beginnings Worship Center.
Mr. Parson was preceded in death by his wife, Judy Cline Parson, and a son, Charlie Delaughter.
He is survived by son, Leslie Delaughter of Wesson; daughter, Genia Ratliff of Wesson; sister, Louise Parson Flowers of Gluckstadt; 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.