Full name Stanton Elliot Parris
Born August 22, 1930, St Michael, Barbados
Died January 5, 2009, Barbados (aged 78 years 136 days)
|Test debut||West Indies v England at Bridgetown, Mar 6-11, 1974 scorecard|
|Last Test||West Indies v India at Bridgetown, Apr 15-20, 1983 scorecard|
|Only ODI||West Indies v India at St George's, Apr 7, 1983 scorecard|
Stanton Parris stood in five Tests and an ODI between 1974 and 1983 though his first-class career extended up to 1990. He also distinguished himself as an administrator, serving as president of the Barbados Cricket Umpires Association, president of the Spartan Club and a training officer with the West Indies Cricket Umpires Association.
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