John Crump Parker (1895 – 25 February 1986) was the property man of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1916-1917 season. A law student at the University of Virginia with his undergraduate degree from Virginia Military Institute in 1914, he was a member of the Raven Society, assistant editor of the Virginia Law Review, and president of the Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, as well as a member of Sigma Chi and Phi Delta Phi.
After graduating from the University, Parker practiced law, eventually becoming General Counsel of the Camp Corporation (later Union Camp). He served as the president of the Virginia State Bar Association and of the 1956 Virginia Constitutional Convention.
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- "John Crump Parker obituary". http://files.usgwarchives.net/va/southampton/obits/p626j6ob.txt. Retrieved 2012-03-14.
- Corks and Curls. 30. 1917. p. 90. http://books.google.com/books?id=G9pKAAAAYAAJ&lpg=PA198&ots=fosGhHFMR_&dq=%22john%20crump%20parker%22%20%22university%20of%20virginia%22&pg=PA90#v=onepage&q&f=false.