Tim Parson, Jr., of McClure passed away December 27, 2023, at the age of 35. Parson worked as a tow operator with his father’s company Parsons Towing and Recovery in Lewistown for all of his adult life until a 11-year battle with cancer took his life. Parson, who was a long-time supporter of local emergency services, was honored by area emergency services, area businesses, and numerous tow services on January 5, 2024. Approximately 80 vehicles and countless people participated in the seven-mile processional from Reds Diner to the service at Reedsville Fire Company.

– Fire News photos by Samuel Baumgardner