With great sadness we announce that Anthony Parnell,18, of Las Vegas, NV passed away on February 8, 2015 in Laguna Beach, CA.
Anthony is a beloved son of Jennifer and Foster Parnell, brother of Foster Jr., Chance, Ricky, and Miles Parnell and sister Anya Hendley. He is preceded in death by his grandfather Joseph Banzali, great grandmother Nana Dodie, Cloyd and Florence Parnell. He is survived by grandmother Cheryl Banzali, LV, NV, great grandmother Nancy Bower, Burbank, CA, and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Anthony was born on November 30, 1996 to Jennifer Banzali in Burbank, CA. Anthony was later adopted by Foster Parnell in 2007 when his mother and Foster married. Anthony was a senior in high school at Centennial High School. He had plans of leaving for the U.S. Army in June after graduation.
Anthony was a loving, fun, passionate kid who loved the game of football, loved music, and art. He was a good student and respected by his coaches and teachers. He loved to go to the gym with his brothers, cook, play street football and play video games with his friends. Anthony was loved and will be missed by so many.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 at Canyon Ridge Christian Church in the Chapel.
Donations in lieu of flowers can be made at any Wells Fargo Bank “The Memorial Fund of Anthony Parnell” or to Canyon Ridge Christian Church “In Memory of Anthony Parnell”.