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Byline: Janet I. Tu
Oct. 2--The Rev. Dr. A. Leslie Parrott loved learning and he inspired that love in others. It was a family legacy of sorts.
His grandfather had been president of a Christian college. The Rev. Dr. Parrott himself became president of two Christian colleges. And his three children are all involved in education.
"His legacy for Christian higher education is all over my life," said his son, Les Parrott III, professor of psychology at Seattle Pacific University.
The Rev. Dr. Parrott, who also led Church of the Nazarene congregations in Puyallup, Kirkland and Kelso, died Sept. 23 in Phoenix after a brief illness. He was 85. …