Richard Malcom Parsons, age 82, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, passed away on June 26, 2021 at Inn at Summit Trail in Reynoldsburg. Richard was born February 26, 1939 to the late Richard and Dorthea (Mellott) Parsons in Chester, WV. He retired as a school teacher and went to to teach in Ohio correction institutes. Richard is survived by his children, Alicia (Monty) Holland, Carisa (Lynn) Moore, Richard; and many nieces and nephews. In honoring his wishes, there are no services at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Richard's memory to the [memorial_contributions]. Online condolences available at www.pfeiferfuneral.com.