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Obituary for Parker Martin Worthing

Parker M. Worthing, age 87, died Thursday, July 7, 2022, at his home following a long illness. He was born in Augusta, ME on April 21, 1935, a son of the late Jasper and Marion P (Parker) Worthing. Mr. Worthing was a graduate of Cony High School, the University of Maine (BA), Cornell University (MBA), and Michigan State University (PhD). He worked for more than 30 years as a Professor of Marketing at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst.
Mr. Worthing was pre-deceased by his daughter, Jane A. Worthing and his brother, Robert Worthing.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Marcia D. (Diplock) Worthing of Augusta; his son, Peter M. Worthing of Fort Worth, TX; granddaughter, Tanushri Worthing of Fort Worth, TX as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.