MSGT (Ret) Donald Parrish passed away unexpectedly early Tuesday morning 14 January 2014 in Crestview, Fla. He was born June 10, 1938 in Frankfort. In 1955 he joined the United States Air Force and proudly served for over 20 years with 3 tours in Vietnam. After retirement he worked for Bell Helicopter in Tehran, Iran, Schenley Distilling Company in Frankfort and finally as an AF Civil Servant at Field 4 Eglin AFB. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Charlotte Caudill Parrish; sister, Imogene Wise of Frankfort; daughter, Rebecca Lenz and husband John; son, Jason Parrish and wife Maria; and grandchildren, Angeline, Jacob, Thomas, William, Madision, MaKenzie, Gregory and Maleena.
Graveside services will be held 17 January 2014 at 11 a.m. at Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola, Fla.
Arrangements are entrusted to Whitehurst Powell Funeral Home in Crestview. Guest book and condolences are available online at www.whitehurstpowellfuneralhome.com.