- Ada, Oklahoma


June 14, 2013

Colton Dean Parnell

Roff —

Services for Colton Dean Parnell, 12, Roff are 10 a.m. Saturday at Roff School Gymnasium, the Rev. Tony Folger officiating. Burial follows at East Hill Cemetery in Roff. The family is receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Criswell Funeral Home.

Colton died Tuesday, June 11, 2013, near Waurika, Okla. He was born July 2, 2000, at Weatherford, Texas, to Kenny Leon Parnell III and Renee Dinwiddie Parnell. Colton was a student at Roff Junior High School and attended Roff First Baptist Church.

Survivors include his parents, Kenny and Renee Parnell, of the home; a sister, Mackenzie Parnell, of the home; a brother, Austin Parnell, of the home; his paternal grandmother, Deanna Parnell of Grandbury, Texas; his maternal grandfather, Mark Dinwiddie and his wife Sue of Crawley, Texas; his maternal grandmother, Becky Dinwiddie of Artesia, N.M.; his aunts, Heather Tanner, Sherry Tanner, Mitsy Dunnigan, Shane Kinsworthy, Melissa Herrera, and Pamela Chaplin.

He was preceded in death by grandfather, Kenneth Leon Parnell II; grandmother, Debbie Tanner; and an uncle, Wayne Dinwiddie.

Bearers are Justin Franklin, Josh Jones, Dylan Grinsted, Dakota Grinsted, Josh Grinsted and Josiah Duck.

The Roff Fire Department has scheduled a benefit for the Parnell Family on June 22 from 4-11 p.m. at Roff Park; or those who would like to make a memorial may mail it to Roff First Baptist Church, in memory of Colton Parnell, P. O. Box 235, Roff, OK 74865.

Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to


Text Only | Photo Reprints
AP Video
Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US

Are you pleased that Oklahoma has repealed Common Core standards for public school students?

     View Results