39. John Benson
Parkinson1 was born
on 11 Jul 1890 in Logan, Cache, UT. He died on 10 May 1939 in Phoenix,
Maricopa, AZ. He was buried on 15 May 1939. SOURCE
OBITUARY: paper unknown; John B. Parkinson, 48, native of Logan and for many
years a resident of Utah, died Wednesday night at his home in Phoenix, AZ,
a heart attack, according to word received by relatives in SLC. Funeral
services will be conducted Monday in Phoenix. Mr. Parkinson, a son of the
late Dr. William B. and Edith Benson Parkinson, was born in Logan on 11 Jul
1890. He attended Utah State Agricultural college and was a lieutenant in
the US army during the World War. For several years he had been engaged in
business at Phoenix, and in Houston, Texas. Surviving are his widow; Mrs.
Hazel H. Parkinson; a son, Tom Parkinson, 11, both brothers, Dr. Fred B.
Parkinson of Cedar City, Dr. Wallace B. Parkinson of Porterville, CA, and
Don B. Parkinson of Houston, TX; three sisters, Mrs. W.R. Worley of SLC, Mrs.
B.R. Parkinson of Franklin, ID, and Mrs. Seth T. Shaw of Provo.
Parkinson and Hazel Hinshaw were married on 12 Apr 1926. Hazel
Hinshaw.1 John Benson
Parkinson and Hazel Hinshaw had the following children: