Captain James W. Parr

Captain James W. Parr

Florida Department of Corrections, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, August 11, 1966

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James W. Parr

Captain James Parr drowned while chasing a prisoner across a canal. He was assigned to the Pompano Road Prison.

Captain Parr was survived by his wife, two daughters, and two sons.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Drowned

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It's hard to believe it's been 50 years and it still feels like yesterday. Know you have been missed everyday, and our love for you has never faded.

Stephanie Parr Lovell

August 2, 2016

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