George Raymond Sparrow, 67, died Thursday, Nov. 15, in Lyman.
He was born in Ayrshire, Scotland, to Edward and Mary Sparrow on Feb. 20, 1945.
He spent his childhood in Scotland and was an active soccer player and champion. He eventually moved to Virginia, where he lived most of his life. He had a great love for the ocean, owls, wolves and muscle cars.
He moved to Lyman with is family. He made many friends and enjoyed the time he had with his niece, Mary, whom he considered as a daughter.
He wanted it to be known that he wasn’t mad at anyone and loved everyone. He was loved more than he’ll ever know and will be greatly missed by all.
George is survived by his sister, Virginia (Thomas) Burkett; nieces and nephews: William, Valorie, Kevin, Christi, George, Audra, Thomas, Nikki and Amber; great nieces and nephews: Alicia, Hohnathon, William, Maria, Mary, Crystal, Christopher, Virginia, Brandon, Britany, Christina, Samantha, Shane, Lila, Thomas, Breeanna, Ashley, Stormy, Raymie, Destinie, Johnathan and Mathew; great-great-nieces and nephews: Kera, Alanis, Wyatt, Julian and Sheridan.
George was preceded in death by his parents and nephew, Billy.
Private graveside services will be conducted on Monday, Nov. 26, at the Fort Bridger Cemetery.
On line condolences can be made at www.crandallfhevanston.com
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