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Nancy Grace Parr, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1983.


Parr, Nancy Grace was born on October 22, 1958 in Suffolk, Virginia, United States. Daughter of John Drew and Florence Grace (West) Parr.


Bachelor, University Virginia, 1980. Juris Doctor, University Richmond, 1983.


Associate David Wm. Shreve & Associates, Altavista, Virginia, 1983-1984. Assistant to deputy Commonwealth Attorney Commonwealth Attorney' General’ s Office, Suffolk, 1984—1994, department to chief deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Chesapeake, 1994—2005, Commonwealth's attorney, since 2005. Special assistant United States attorney Attorney General Office, 2000—2006.


  • Bar: Virginia 1983.


Member Supporters of Abuse Free Environment, Suffolk, Virginia, 1985. Board directors Western Tidewater Friends of Juvenile Court, Suffolk, 1987-1988. Education chairman Pilot Club, Suffolk, 1987-1988.

Correspondent secretary Pilot Club Suffolk, 1998-1999, president since 2001. Publicity committee Suffolk Peanut Festival, 1988. Dir Committee on Literacy, 1987-1988.

Director Tidewater Legal Aid Society, since 1998. Director Riddick's Folly Museum. Vice chairman Chesapeake Crime Line Board, 2000-2001, chairman, 2001-2002.

Active Chesapeake Republican Party, 2005. Member American Bar Association (member juvenile justice committee 1986-1991, member criminal law committee 1991-1992), National District Attorneys Association, Virginia State Bar Association (judicial nominating committee 1997-2000, mandatory continuing legal education board since 2001), Chesapeake Bar Association, Elizabeth River Republican Women, Pilot Luncheon Club Chesapeake, South Norfolk Women of the Moose.


  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.


John Drew Parr

Florence Grace (West) Parr