Jessie Broox Parden, Sr., 77, of Mobile died Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 at Sea Breeze Health Care, Inc. He was born April 29, 1935 in Thomasville and was an auto body repair instructor at Trenton State College.
He is survived by two sons, Jessie B. (Kristy) Parden, Jr. of Excel and Ricky (Libby) Parden of Tallassee; two daughters, Donna S. Andrews of Monroeville and Sue (Dwight) Parten of Brookwood; brother, Winston (Hazel) Parden of Thomasville; two sisters, Modine Bouler of Thomasville and Joy Day of Mobile; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were Wednesday, Feb. 13 at Bashan Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Mitch Thrower officiating and O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.
Active pallbearers were Jackie Bouler, Randy Bouler, Al Agee, Steve Luker, Neal Reid and Billy Jack Harris.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.