On Oct 17, 2018 George L. Parman made his journey to heaven while at home with his two daughters by his side. Born on 12/10/1931 to Lawrence C. Parman and Jewelle C. Finley in Cederville CA. A rancher in Nevada, ranching with his parents and later with his wife and children. He loved running wild horses, hunting, and trapping.
If someone would mention a mustang you could see those blue eyes sparkle. He’d get all excited and say, “ Where are they and lets go catch them.” This was how he got his nickname “Mustang George” .
George was a colorful man, a legend, a walking history book, He lived life as he believed. An advocate for the Nevada ranchers often locking horns with the Government on issues of wild horses and BLM permits.
Even though he was home schooled, he briefly attended the Seventh Day Advent School in Fallon, graduating from Fallon High School, which he was extremely proud of. Later in life he studied several correspondence courses and aquired a flare for writing. One would see his publications in the Range Magazine, as well as several newspaper.
In the early 50’s he married S. Ruth Weaver and was blessed with two baby girls Linda L Dempsey (1952) and Georgie S Brown (1954). In 1954 he moved his family to Tonopah Nevada to the Hunts Canyon Ranch where he resided for eighteen years. In 1963-64 he moved to Eureka Nevada to the Flynn Ranch in the north end of Diamond Valley remaining in partners with his mother Jewelle.
While at the Flynn Ranch he was blessed with another daughter Robin R. Parman (1967).
After retiring in the 80’s he moved to Eureka Nevada, but had to have a bigger place so purchased a 1/2 section of ground in Diamond Valley. Where he resided till his death.
George is preceded in death by his parents Lawrence C. and Jewelle C. Parman, wife Ruth Parman, sister Christeen Hurt (Glenn), brother Joe Parman (Betty) and daughter Georgie S. Brown.
He is survived by daughter Linda L Dempsey ( G. Ernie) and Robin R. Evans. Grand children Jake Brown (Ali), P. Daniel Brown, Caleb Evans, Jessie Evans, Sam Evans, and Rachael Evans ( Jamison). Great grandchildren which he was very proud of, Catrina Brown, Shauna Brown, Trypp Brown, Sadie Brown, Maycie Brown, Hank Brown and Hudson Evans.
Rest in Peace George we will miss your stores, love, and support.
A celebration of life will be held in Eureka on November 17, 2018, 2 p.m. at the Urben Cowboy. George will be laid to rest at the Austin Cemetery next to his wife Ruth and 2nd daughter Georgie.