Demri Parrott (born Demri Lara Murphy on February 22nd 1969 – d. October 29th 1996) was the love of Alice in Chains singer Layne Staley's life.
She was born in Bremerton, Seattle (WA) to Dennis Dougherty and Kathleen Austin, and had three brothers, Devin, Derek and David. She attended at school in Arlington (Washington), and dropped at her Junior year.
Demri was passionate about many things and excelled in art and theater. She was interested in philosophy and poetry, and loved to collect vintage clothes, make decoupage, write poetry and play in front of the camera. Demri was well known and had numerous friends that she touched with her charismatic and enchanting personality. Most of her friends described her as a very sweet and beautiful person, kind, peaceful and artistic.
Rare pictures show her to be tiny, dark-featured and pretty, with long black hair and dark eyes.
It is believed that Layne met Demri sometime in the late 80's or early 1990 ... View All »