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Thomas P. Parkison

March 3, 1940 - September 13, 2021

Muncie – Thomas P. Parkison, 81, of Muncie, IN passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at his home. Born in Muncie on March 3, 1940 to Ernest and Mildred Parkison.

Tom is survived by his wife of 58 years Susan and their three sons. His dedication to his family serves as an inspiration, model, and foundation that cont…READ MORE

Muncie – Thomas P. Parkison, 81, of Muncie, IN passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at his home. Born in Muncie on March 3, 1940 to Ernest and Mildred Parkison.

Tom is survived by his wife of 58 years Susan and their three sons. His dedication to his family serves as an inspiration, model, and foundation that continues. Tom’s family includes son Peter Parkison and Michelle Huffman of Muncie with their children Lauren Gipe and her husband Brendan of Maryville, TN, Nik Parkison and his wife Becca of Indianapolis, IN, Cley Parkison (U.S. Army), and Rylee Huffman of Indianapolis, IN. His son Paul Parkison and wife Missy of Jacksonville, FL with their children Cassidy Parkison of Nashville, TN and Sam Parkison of Jacksonville, FL. His son Andrew Parkison of Muncie, IN and his daughter Sara Parkison.  Great grandchildren include Lyric Gipe and Houston Gipe. Tom is survived by his sister Patricia Parkison of Albuquerque, NM and predeceased by his sister Barbara Thurston.

Tom is a graduate of Muncie Central High School class of 1958. He is a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Parish and a proud U.S. Army veteran. He worked as City Planner for Muncie Community Development for 20 years. His work in the community to develop and provide safe, affordable housing will be remembered and appreciated by many.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 17, 2021 in St. Lawrence Catholic Church with Father David Hellmann presiding. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery.

Family and friends may call from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

 

 

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Friday, September 17, 2021

Time: 11:00 am

St. Lawrence Catholic Church

Address:

820 E. Charles Street
Muncie, IN 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, September 17, 2021

Beech Grove Cemetery

Address:

14oo West Kilgore Ave.
Muncie, IN 47305


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