Lyle Wilkerson Parris (1935 - 1998)

Lyle Wilkerson Parris
1935 - 1998
updated October 07, 2019
Lyle Wilkerson Parris, father to 2 children, was born on April 12, 1935 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. He was born to Thomas Jefferson Parris and Lucille Rebecca Chastain, with siblings Eleanor, Pauline, and Thomas. He married Ruth Grace Parris, and they gave birth to Lyle Wilkerson Parris Ii and Valerie Parris. Lyle died on October 27, 1998 at Muskingum County Fairgrounds, Zanesville, Ohio at 63 years of age.
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Lyle Wilkerson Parris
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Gender
Lyle
First name
Wilkerson
Middle name
Parris
Last name(s)
Unknown
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Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio United States 43701
Last known residence
Lyle Parris was born on in Tahlequah, Cherokee County, Oklahoma United States 74464
Birth
Lyle Parris died on at Muskingum County Fairgrounds, in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio United States 43701
Death
Lyle Parris was born on in Tahlequah, Cherokee County, Oklahoma United States 74464
Lyle Parris died on at Muskingum County Fairgrounds, in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio United States 43701
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Death
Hit by a vehicle
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Ethnicity & Lineage

Cherokee Indian

Nationality & Locations Lived

United States of America

Religion

Baptist

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Environmental Control Technician for British Petroleum.

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Lyle Wilkerson Parris Family Tree

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Oct 2, 1909 - Aug 11, 2006
Aug 15, 1917 - Feb 6, 2011
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Lyle Wilkerson Parris & Ruth Grace Parris

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May 20, 1936 - May 7, 2011

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Bolin Funeral Home - Blue Avenue- Zanesville, Ohio

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1935 - 1998 World Events

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In 1935, in the year that Lyle Wilkerson Parris was born, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1959, by the time he was 24 years old, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1965, Lyle was 30 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1977, Lyle was 42 years old when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1998, in the year of Lyle Wilkerson Parris's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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