Lanny D. Sprout, 65, a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend passed away Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at South Wind Hospice Home in Pratt. He was born Nov. 10, 1946, in Turon, the son of Gilbert and Freida Froman Sprout.
He attended Turon High School and was the last class to graduate from school in Turon, and then he attended Pratt Community College. During this time he helped on the family farm.
He proudly served the US Navy for 22 years and retired to make his home in Turon with his family. He was employed for the Turon Mill and Elevator and retired after 20 years.
On May 24, 1980 he married Bobbie Jean Sprout in Kingville, Texas. She died May 9, 2012.
He is survived by a son, Robert (Kim) Partin, Pratt; a stepson, Darrell (Debbie) Trett, of Corbin Ky.; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his loving wife Bobbie, an infant sister, and his parents.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday at Larrison Funeral Home 400 N. Martin, Turon. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m, Wednesday at the funeral home with Pastor John Ford presiding. Burial will be in the Turon Cemetery, Turon.
Memorials may be made to South Wind Hospice in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com