Parsons to open Reedville lecture series

Stan Parsons and his dog, Autumn
Stan Parsons and his dog, Autumn

The annual Winter Lecture Series hosted by the Reedville Fishermen’s Museum will open at 7 p.m. February 3 at Festival Halle at 177 Main Street, Reedville. A $5 donation is requested.

The first of the four-month series will feature Stan Parsons, an author who writes with local flair and style. Parsons was born in and has lived in or near Virginia all his life. His children and grandchildren are in contiguous states.

After attending the University of Richmond, he embarked on a community banking career that ran nearly 50 years. Parsons has always loved to write fiction, but life kept getting in the way. Upon retiring he…