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Inez M. Parnell, 81, of Gloucester, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011.

She was the daughter of Otis and Janie (Womack) Franklin, born March 30, 1930. She was raised in Newport News, and was a member of the Moose Lodge, Hampton. Inez enjoyed playing Bingo.

Inez will be missed by her daughter, Yvonne (Fred) Campbell; son, Bruce (Leanne Cole) Lesisko; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Parnell; brother, Leonard Franklin, and sister, Mary Alford.

Inurnment will be at Veterans Memorial Gardens, Hampton, next to her husband.

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