Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Zackari Spurlock Parrish, III

Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Colorado

End of Watch Sunday, December 31, 2017

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Zackari Spurlock Parrish, III

May you rest in Heavenly Peace. May your family be forever watched over and blessed. May your friends and colleagues find comfort. Please watch over us from on high.
We will see you again dear Sir.
Thank you for your service. I will never forget your sacrifice or the sacrifice of your family.
Greater Love Hath No Man....
Prayers for all involved.

Surviving Daughter of Special Agent J. Robert Porter
Federal Bureau of Investigation
E.O.W. 8/9/79

January 2, 2018

Rest in Peace my brother in blue, we will take it from here. My prayers are offered for your family both blood and blue. Texas LEO

Marco Robles
Hunt County Attorney’s Office

January 1, 2018

My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Deputy Sheriff Zachari Parrish and to the entire Douglas County Sheriff's Dept. Your committment to duty, service, and ultimate sacrifice is not forgotten. God Bless the Parrish family.

Officer Eric Chiang
San Francisco Police Department

January 1, 2018

I have family living in Castle Rock. I thank you for protecting them. Your unselfish vigilance is a credit to your department and your family. See you in heaven.

State Trooper Joy Dalesio (ret)

January 1, 2018

Rest with God Deputy Parrish. Your dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten. May your family remember how you lived not how you died. Prayers for all during this tragedy in their lives.

retired police officer Bob Lester
Midland Texas Police Dept.

January 1, 2018

Rest in peace Deputy Parrish. Prayers for you and your family.

Patrolman First Class (Retired) South Brunswick Police Department (NJ)

January 1, 2018

Rest in Peace Deputy Parrish. Thank you for your service. My thoughts and Prayers go out to your family, coworkers, and friends.

The Lowe's

January 1, 2018

God bless and keep you, Deputy Parrish, for your untiring and faithful service. Yesterday you paid the ultimate price, standing between great evil and the innocent residents at Copper Canyon, including my daughter. Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends (John 15:13). May the Good Lord watch over Gracie, your daughters and the members of your law enforcement family, and give them the strength they need in the face of such a tragic loss. Zack, you will be remembered.

Eric Ransick, former Special Agent
U.S. Treasury Department

January 1, 2018

Heart felt for the loss of Deputy Parrish, as a 42 year police veteran I have never found words to express the depth of pain we all feel at the loss of one of ours.
It is our tradition to be in Attendance.

Captain Tom Cox
Knox County Sheriff's Office Tennessee

January 1, 2018

Rest in peace Deputy Parrish, my sincere condolences to your family and to your department. God speed as you now patrol the streets of gold. Your service will not be forgotten.


January 1, 2018

The 5th Ala Order of the Garter sends prayers and comfort to the family. May God give you peace.

Tina Williamson
5th Ala Order of the Garter

January 1, 2018

Thank you Rest In Peace

Retired Chief of Police Johnny McCurry
West Point Ga P.D.

January 1, 2018

Deputy Parrish -

I know people who know you. My ex-wife hired you on to DCSO. They are in shock at your loss. You were so young and cut down so tragically. You stood tall in the face of danger, showing courage I wish I could only have a 10th of.

My prayers for your family, your wounded co-workers, and the members of DCSO as they try to carry on in the aftermath of this tragedy. We will not forget you or your family.

Sgt. Kieth Moreland
Arapahoe Community College PD (Ret. LAPD sgt.)

January 1, 2018

On behalf of the Albany Police Department Session 2 we would like to send our condolences to the Parrish Family and the entire Douglas County Sheriffs office. Rest in Peace Deputy Sheriff Parrish.

Recruit Togias
Albany Police Department

January 1, 2018

RIP Deputy Parrish you are one of my heroes. May God comfort you, your family and colleagues. In Jesus’s name I pray, Amen

Master Deputy-Retired
Hale Co S.O. Texas

January 1, 2018

Truly a sad way to end 2017 with a brave deputy being shot and killed in the line of duty while on the scene of a domestic dispute. I would like to give my condolences to the family and to the Douglas County Sheriff's Department on the death of Deputy Parrish. He was a great deputy and he was a dedicated one.

Bradford Paulson

January 1, 2018

My heart broke when I heard of your passing. Thank you for your service - you paid the ultimate sacrifice. I hope you are at peace. You were taken from us way too soon. I will continue to pray for you and your family. Good bless you.

Pat McCans (civilian)

January 1, 2018

Very sorry to hear the news... Rest in peace. My thoughts are extended to family, friends and fellow officers.

Reserve Police Officer G. Krystof
Los Angeles Police Department

January 1, 2018



Ret. TFC. Theresa Medcalf
Ga. State Patrol

January 1, 2018

We, at Adcom, pray for healing and comfort during this time. We pray for your family, the officers, and the dispatchers who are all mourning your loss. Peace is for you in Heaven.

Mikelle 911 dispatcher

January 1, 2018

REST-IN-PEACE My Brother in Arms.

Anrae Godley-Cooper
U.S. Army Military Police

January 1, 2018

You are now in the company of some of the greatest to have walked among us. I know Kurt will welcome you home with loving arms; he was a hero like you. You've made us proud, Sir. Now it's your turn to rest easy. Rest in Peace, Brother.

Deputy Christina Brophy
Douglas County Sheriff

January 1, 2018

Sleep Easy Brother

Officer Nicoletti
NYS Courts

January 1, 2018

RIP Brother

Deputy Anita Price
Bexar County Sheriff's Office, San Antonio, Texas

January 1, 2018

It is with great sadness to hear of another Soldier gone to rest. I have read this poem numerous times and I will share with you, Deputy Parrish.

In God’s Arms
So many names Upon the wall,
And God’s arms Hold them all.
Fathers and sons, Sisters too,
Died for the badge, Died for the blue.
Hopes and dreams Died also that day,
With their last breath Such a sad price to pay
Though others will follow In their shoes,
There’s room for them In God’s arms too.
In God’s loving arms These men shall ever rest,
Their badges shining proudly Upon their blue chests.

Major Angela Jenkins
Memphis Police Department

January 1, 2018

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