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Author Topic: Benny Parsons Passes Away  (Read 1331 times)
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« Reply #15 on: January 17, 2007, 01:53:11 PM »

Another fantastic story about Benny helping a little guy get his shot at the big time by Ray Dunlap:

http://www.speedtv.com/commentary/34838/

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« Reply #16 on: January 17, 2007, 04:06:17 PM »

Thanks for the link Cheryl. That is another great story. Benny is leaving quite a legacy isn't He?
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« Reply #17 on: January 18, 2007, 01:23:43 PM »

Dick,

Here's an address where you can email your condolences to Benny's family at PRN radio:

bp@goprn.com

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« Reply #18 on: January 18, 2007, 06:16:11 PM »

Thanks, Cheryl. I put a few feeble wordstogether and sent them on. Sad
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« Reply #19 on: January 24, 2007, 02:39:13 PM »

Here's a very nice article by one of Benny's sons:

http://www.yourdailyjournal.com/articles/2007/01/23/sports/sports02.txt

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« Reply #20 on: January 24, 2007, 05:25:14 PM »

Thank you, Keith!  The fact that he drove when he 11 years old was funny, and I'm sure that if he wasn't Benny's son, he would not have gotten away with it.

As a former sportswriter, I would like it for him to take over the Benny Parsons website and keep the legacy going online.
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