Funeral services for Jonda Rana Parnell will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at Selma Baptist Church in Georgetown, La. with Bro. Joe Bruce officiating and interment following at Georgetown Cemetery under direction of Riser Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 22, 2023 from 10:00 AM until time of service at 11:00.
Jonda Rana Hendrix Parnell was born December 27, 1956 in Jena, Louisiana to the union of her parents, Jimmy Dale Hendrix and Lucille McPherson Hendrix and passed from this life at her residence in Georgetown. Jonda worked hard for many years. She loved taking care of people as it brought such joy to her heart. Jonda enjoyed fishing, crocheting, and her family. She was sometimes fiesty but everyone knew she meant what she said. Jonda was preceded in death by her parents; maternal grandparents, Herman and Dot McPherson; paternal grandparents, Howard and Dollie Hendrix; two sisters; and two brothers.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, David Parnell; her twin sister, Wanda Navarro; son, Damon Teddlie (Adrienne); daughters, Tamika Kimball (Paul) and Tara Teddlie (Doug); her brother, Ricky Hendrix (Theresa); seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Pallbearers include Damon Teddlie, Preston Matthews, Devon Matthews, Ty Matthews, Jacob Spruell, and Shane Hughes. Honorary pallbearers are Sherwin Williams and William Edwards.