Robert David Parnell, 61, of Waycross, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at Memorial Satilla Health System in Waycross, from injuries he sustained in an automobile accident.

Born in Jacksonville, FL March 4, 1958, he had lived in Ocoee, FL for many years before moving to Waycross in early 2000. He was a stacker for Alma Pack and attended Southside Baptist Church. 

He was the son of the late Robert Quitman and Sarah Jo Pinkston Parnell. 

Survivors include his wife Mary Helen Bolden Parnell, Waycross; a sister-in-law, Williemae (Carmon) Ungaro, Deland, FL; a brother-in-law, William Walter (Claire) Bolden, Beverly, OH and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 19, from the Pearson-Dial Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following the service.

Memorialization will be by cremation.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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