Parsons and Powers celebrate 77 combined years of service
• Co-op to host retirement party
December 15, 2017
After 49 and 28 years, respectively, working devotedly as valued team members of Farmers Cooperative Association of Alva, Carl Parsons and Carol Powers, both of Alva, are set to retire on Dec. 31.
Parsons began his career in February of 1968 after serving his country in the Army. Parsons held many positions over his 49-year career, most of which required him to know a little about everything. From the service station, the fuel truck, fertilizer department, to finally settling down in the elevator, Parsons has been a staple for many of the co-op customers.
"Getting to meet all the people ov...