Source: Lafayette Journal and Courier Thursday 8 June 1978 p 4
Waynetown – Tarrance Parish, 84, a retired farmer died at 11:09 a.m. Wednesday in Culver Hospital, Crawfordsville. He had been hospitalized two weeks. Mr. parish, a resident of Rt 1, Waynetown was born in Fountain County. He farmed in the Wesley community for 64 years. In 1915 he was married to Mary E. Switzer who survives. He was a member of the Christian Union Church. Surviving with the widow are five daughters: Mrs. Everett (Dorothy) Reed of Noblesville; Mrs. CW (Thelma) Banta of New Richmond; Mrs. Kenneth (Esther) Rafferty of Waveland, Mrs. Robert (Margaret Lee) Hinds of Indianapolis and Miss Mary Frances Parish of Waynetown; one brother, Carleton Parish of Racine, Wis and a sister, Mrs. Leslie (Louise) Weir of Alamo.