Welcome to the memorial page for

Donald Sparrow

November 9, 1938 ~ February 3, 2017 (age 78)

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Donald Sparrow, 78, transitioned from this earthly body to his heavenly body February 3, 2017.

Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 11:00AM Monday February 6, 2017 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel. Inurnment will be in Mt. Gur Cemetery.

Donald was born in Chapel Hill and was the son of the late Annie Mae Glasgow and Vernon Starr Sparrow. He was married to the late Yvette Monelle Hubbard Sparrow who died December 28, 2016. He also was preceded in death by his brother Mickey Sparrow.

Donald retired from the former Stroh’s Brewery in Winston-Salem.

Survivors include his children Lance Sparrow and Alicia of Lawrenceville, GA, Brooke Sparrow of Kernersville, Chris Sparrow and Lori of Burlington, and Paige Sparrow of Kernersville; grandchildren Riley, Abby, Tanner, Ty, Brady, Connor, Evan, Rylie, Raegan, Tanner, Miranda, and Bella; one-great grandson Mason; sister Pat Jacobs and Fred; brother Ron Sparrow; and a host of extended family and friends.

The family will visit with friends immediately following the service at the funeral home on Monday.

Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at

In lieu of flowers, contributions are asked to be made to a local Hospice of the donor’s choice. 

 Service Information

Funeral Service
February 6, 2017

11:00 AM
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel
Kernersville, NC

February 6, 2017

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel
Kernersville, NC

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