Teresa Parson, wife of Governor Parson, tests positive for COVID-19

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KOLR) – The Office of Governor Parson has confirmed with Ozarks First that Missouri First Lady Teresa Parson has tested positive for COVID-19.

According to Kelli Jones, Governor Parson’s Communication Director, Mrs. Parson showed mild symptoms for a while and got a rapid test. Those results came back positive.

Governor Parson has postponed several events lined up for the week. He is being tested as well. Mrs. Parson is currently awaiting the results of a PCR test. Once they get results, his office will figure out the next steps.

According to Governor Parson’s Facebook page, the two were in Branson Tuesday for the opening of the Payne’s Valley Golf Course.

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