Jessie Broox Parden Sr., 77, of Mobile died Feb. 11, 2013 at Sea Breeze Health Care Inc.
He was born April 29, 1935 in Thomasville. He was an auto body repair instructor at Trenton State College.
Survivors include two sons, Jessie (Kristy) Parden Jr., Excel, Ricky (Libby) Parden, Tallassee; two daughters, Donna S. Andrews, Monroeville, Sue (Dwight) Parden, Brookwood; one brother, Winston (Hazel) Parden, Thomasville; two sisters, Modine Bouler, Thomasville; Joy Day, Mobile; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
A graveside service was Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. in the Bashan Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Mitch Thrower officiating.
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.
O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.