Ronald Carter Larson



(volunteer fireman, businessman)


Ronald Carter Larson was born September 14, 1931 in St. George.

He served in Korea with the National Guard and fought on the front lines.

Ronald married Genevieve “Jenny” Jessop on November 29, 1952 in Las Vegas.

As a benefit of the GI Bill, he worked for Orval Hafen and learned to repair and paint cars and make upholstery.
He was very good at the tuck and roll seat covers.

Ronald was a volunteer fireman for 42 years in St. George. In spite of his training he was severely burned in
1981 and spent a month at the University of Utah Hospital Burn Center. He was told he could not live where it
was sunny but came back to Dixie for the remainder of his life. He suffered for years from the effect of his burn

He was a partner with LeGrande Faucett and started Sun City Glass in 1969, which is still in operation by the

His hobbies were prospecting, hunting, fishing and gardening. He was an expert gardener and shared the fruits
of his labor with everyone. He loved to study about natural healing. Ronald didn’t travel much but he did travel all
the way back East to Denver, Colorado. He enjoyed spending time at family gatherings with those closest to him.
He enjoyed his grandchildren and great grandchildren and had personal relationships with each one of them.
He loved spending time having coffee at Dicks Café and McDonald's with the boys. Ron was a very good shot
with his 22 rifle. He shot pennies out of the air and pheasants out of the bottom of his dad's farm.

Ronald was a man of honor and was honest in his dealings. He was genuine, hardworking and a man of integrity.
He left a great legacy and example for his children, that all have followed.

Ronald passed away on June 23, 2016 in St. George.
He is buried in Plot xxxxx of the St. George City Cemetery.


Ronald's Parents and Siblings:
    Raymond Larson
    Berneice Carter Larson
        Ronald Carter Larson
        Dorothy Larson
        Stanford C. Larson
        Ra Nyce Larson
        Donna Larson

(6/9/1902-2/20/1961)   (married 4/30/1930)
(9/14/1931-6/23/2016)   (married Genevieve “Jenny” Jessop)
(11/2/1932-8/15/1993)   (married Verle Clair Graf and Ashby B. Schmutz)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married MaryKay Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Lorraine Wittwer)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Siler)

Jenny's Parents and Siblings:
    Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
    Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx
        Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx

(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married xx/xx/xxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)

Ronald & Jenny's Family:
    Ronald Carter Larson
    Genevieve “Jenny” Jessop Larson  
        Kelly Larson
        Tonya Larson
        Steve Larson
        Corey Larson
        Leslie Andrus

(9/14/1931-6/23/2016)   (married 11/29/1952)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married MaryLynn Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Murray Post)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Connie Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Xxxxxxx X. Xxxxxxxx)
(xx/xx/xxxx-xx/xx/xxxx)   (married Jeffrey Andrus)


Ronald Carter Larson


Spilsbury Mortuary obituary for Ronald Carter Larson

Ronald Carter Larson obituary in the St. George News

FamilySearch entry for Raymond Larson

Raymond & Berneice Larson family in the 1940 census

Find-A-Grave entry for Raymond Larson

BillionGraves entry for Raymond Larson

Find-A-Grave entry for Berneice Carter Larson

BillionGraves entry for Berneice Carter Larson