Lester Dale Parrott, 75, of Port St. Joe passed away Friday of natural causes.
He was born to the late Lester Parrott and Mattie Faith Parrott in East Point, Ga on Feb. 24, 1938.
Dale served honorably in the U.S. Navy as a Chief Petty Officer until his retirement on Feb. 24, 1978. He was a decorated Vietnam Veteran and a lifetime member of the John C. Gainous V.F.W. Post 10069.
Dale is survived by his ex-wife, four children, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Dale was an avid golfer and belonged to the St. Joseph’s Bay Country Club.
A memorial will be held the John C. Gainous V.F.W. Post 10069.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to the V.F.W.