William passed away in Horsham age 76, and was buried in Denne Road Cemetery on 28 April 1897, he shared the same plot as his wife (No of purchased grave 110 7ft. No in burial register 2025 folio 102. Grave - in first gate, off to left and back a few rows). He had been living at Fisherton House Asylum, Alderbury 
↑ "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ND67-9W5 : 10 February 2018, William Parsons, ); citing item 17 p 12, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,068,522.