W.M. “Dub” Parsons, 71, died Thursday (Dec. 19, 2013) at the Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Province Funeral Home Sanctuary in Pennington Gap. Burial will follow at the Parsons Family Cemetery in Stickleyville. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. Saturday until the time of the service.