Name: David Wilson Parrent
From: The Princeton Banner, Princeton,
Date: November 1936
David Parent, 59 years, passed away Saturday
morning, November 21st at his home in Lyon County following a long period of
declining health. He had been confined to his bed for four months, being a
victim of that dread disease, tuberculosis. The deceased was an estimable
citizen of the Saratoga Community and will be greatly missed by family and
Surviving him are his berift widow, Mrs. Odie Lamb Parent, and the following children, Earl, Talmadge, Beatrice, Mary, Molly, and Henry. Paul suffered a tragic death last summer, when the team of mules he was driving ran away with a wagon. Paul was the second son taken from the family by death. Two brothers also survive, Harvey Parrent, of Lyon County and Cullen Parrent of Cadiz.
The consoling funeral services were held at Saratoga Methodist Church, South, the pastor, Reverend Nichols saying the beautiful rights. Interment took place in Saratoga Church yard.