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Membership Information

For membership details please contact:

Alex Smith
5307 Maple Glen Dr.
Plainfield, IL 60586

We regret to inform that we recently lost a long time member, Craig Parrish. He passed November 4 at the age of 91.

Craig’s service will be Sunday, 11/11/18, at Fike Funeral Home, 2415 N. Ocoee St., Cleveland, TN  37311, with visitation from 1:00 – 3:00PM EST and the service at 3:00PM EST at the funeral home. Flowers can be sent to the funeral home , or, in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Craig Parrish’s name at the following:

Mail: CASBA / Kit Murphy Memorial Scholarship Fund
PO Box 698
Richmond, IN 47375

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Mail: American Red Cross/Hiwassee Chapter
PO Box 37839
Boone, IA 50037-0839

We regret to inform that we recently lost a long time member, R.B. Jennings Jr. He passed April 18 at the age of 77.

He was involved in the milling and baking industry for more than 50 years, with Jennings Cobble, LLC.

Donations may be sent to:
Cancer Research, Cardiovascular Research or the Center of Regenerative Medicine:
Mayo Clinic Florida, Department of Development
4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224.

2019 CASBA Membership Dues Form

If you have not received a copy of the 2019 CASBA Membership Dues Form in the mail, please download and print of a copy from the following link:


Thank you for your membership and prompt payment of the your CASBA membership dues.  Please submit your 2019 membership dues no later than 12/31/18 to make sure you continue to receive updated information on CASBA activities and news.

Reminder: Membership dues are per company, not per person. With your company membership, you can invite as many employees as you want to join in any CASBA activities and events, including registration for the annual convention.


CASBA Lifetime Awards

At CASBA’s 48th Annual Convention at The Villas of Grand Cypress, Garry G. Buttermann III was awarded the CASBA Lifetime Achievement, upon his retirement from The Kit Murphy Memorial Scholarship Fund, following twenty-five years as Committee Chairman.  The award was presented by the incoming KMMSF Committee Chairman, Rob Quigg, from Richmond Baking Company.


Garry was a bakery owner for many years and served as President of CASBA, Inc., in 1993.

On behalf of CASBA’s Board of Directors and The Executive Committee, Garry’s loyal and sterling service is greatly appreciated.

CASBA honors Mr. Jim Quigg and the Quigg Family from Richmond Baking with a Lifetime Achievement Award

at the 47th Annual CASBA Convention in February 2016 at the Cloister at Sea Island, GA.











Click below to view the tribute video to Mr. Jim Quigg and the Richmond Baking family that was presented at the 47th Annual CASBA Convention at The Cloister at Sea Island:

CASBA honors Tom Lugar with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 46th Annual CASBA Convention in February, 2015, at the World Golf Resort, St. Augustine, FL.

Tom Lugar awarded Lifetime Achievement Award

Pictured at the banquet was Tom’s wife, Sally Lugar, Senator Dick Lugar and a group of colleagues from Reading Bakery Systems. At right is Craig Parrish, Executive Director of CASBA.

CASBA, Inc. honors Tom Lugar for over 50 years of service to his company and the industry.  Click on the link above to watch the video that was shown during the presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award to Tom Lugar, Thomas L. Green Manufacturing Company.

CASBA Honors the Murphy Family from Mother Murphy’s Laboratories

During the 45th Annual CASBA Convention held at Saddlebrook Resort, Tampa, FL, in February 2014, a CASBA Lifetime award was presented to The Murphy Family, of Mother Murphy’s Laboratories, for nearly five decades of dedicated service to CASBA.

The Murphy family has been extremely active members in CASBA for many years, helping to initiate the Kit Murphy Memorial Scholarships awarded each year at the annual CASBA convention, as well as the Kit Murphy Scholarship Gold Tournament.  The CASBA organization is proud to honor this wonderful family in their ongoing support for the baking industry and CASBA.



During the 44th Annual CASBA Convention held at the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in February 2013, CASBA Lifetime awards were presented to a very special trio of CASBA members, who were each instrumental in the founding of the organization in 1970:
Craig Parrish, left front, long-time VP of Finance at Bishop Baking, now retired from Kellogg’s.  Craig is the Executive Director of CASBA, Inc.

Bud Cason, center front, Founder, Owner, CEO of Bud’s Best Cookies, Birmingham, AL.

Gene Veazey, right front, long-time President of Bishop Baking Company, Cleveland, TN and now retired from Keebler.

Presenting the awards is Crockett Cobble (back), CASBA President 2012 & 2013.