Afton Clark Fawcett, age 93, passed away peacefully at his home in Hurricane, Utah, on Aug. 26, 2021.
Afton was born July 5, 1928, in Alpine, Utah, to Robert Fawcett and Nancy Langston. He graduated from Hurricane High School and Dixie College. He married Viola Talbot in the Manti Temple on June 15, 1951.
He was a lifelong member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He was well known for his unique business selling fossils, minerals, ants, and other nature items. He had a great sense of humor which he carried with him right up to the end of his life.
He is survived by his six children Sherron (Steve) Wilcock, Nancy (Dan) Wilcock, Clark (Michelle) Fawcett, Mary (Joe) Johnson, Kent (Kristen) Fawcett and Lareesa (Jared) Jensen. He was proceeded in death by his wife Viola, one grandson and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, Sept 6, at 11 a.m. at the Hurricane Stake Center located at 677 South 700 West in Hurricane. Viewings will be held on Sunday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 and again Monday morning from 9:30 to 10:30, both at the stake center. Burial will be in the Hurricane Cemetery.
Funeral Services will be available live stream via the Zoom app.
Meeting ID: 885 1458 8115 Passcode: 831869
Family and friends are invited to share condolences online at: www.SerenityStG.com. Arrangements and memorial tree planting are under the direction of Serenity Funeral Home of Southern Utah, 435-986-9100.