GRANTSBORO - Larry Daiquion Sparrow, 20, of Grantsboro, died July 21, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.
Funeral service will be held at noon Saturday, July 27 at New Bern Eastern Missionary Baptist Association Building, Grantsboro with DeWitt King and the Rev. Genard Sawyer officiating. Interment with fireman honors will follow at Hudnell Cemetery.
He was employed with Piggly Wiggly, Wilco and Belangia's and was a volunteer fireman with the Grantsboro Fire Dept.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Esther and Jeffrey Shelton of the home; brothers, Clinton Hackney of Baltimore, Adrian Hackney of Bowie, Md., Elmo Hackney of Greensboro, Daryl Shelton of Montclair, N.J.; sisters, Melissa Kay Sparrow of Woodbridge, Va., Juliet Shelton of Decatur, Ga.
Viewing held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, New Bern. The family will receive friends at the home.
Condolences may be left at riversmorgan.com.