| Benjamin Thomas Parrish, 71 yrs. old, of Auburndale, FL died September 2, 2007 at Auburndale Oaks Nursing Home due to pneumonia.
He was born October 26, 1935 in Tampa, FL and moved to Auburndale 28 yrs. ago. He was a retired Plant Manager for Dial Corp. in Auburndale, FL.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Winter Haven Masonic Lodge #186, Trident Club of Tampa Bay, American Legion Post #8, the Winter Haven Moose Lodge #1023 and 82nd Airborne Division Association.
He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret Parrish; 2 sons, Mark Parrish and Samuel Parrish;2 daughters, Wendy Parrish and Anna Marie Torres; and 8 grandchildren.
Services will be held September 5, 2007 5-7 p.m. at Oak Ridge Funeral Care, Winter Haven, FL.
[Note: burial information was not included and his grave
has yet to be located]