Gordon Lynn Empey, born on May 2, 1959, passed away on June 1, 2019, after a long battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. Gordon was a Southern Utah native. He was born in St George Utah to Gordon Lew Mar Empey and Valeen Empey. He loved camping, hunting, riding his four wheeler and spending time visiting with his family. He was a Pilot car driver for a living which he enjoyed. Gordon is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Shirleen Empey. He is survived by his two sons, Duston (Lauren) and James Empey and his brothers, Ashely (Diane), Robert, and Darren Empey and his sister, Kathy Crawford (John).
Services will held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints chapel at 550 E. 700 S., St. George, Utah 84770. A viewing will be held Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 9:30 am with the Funeral services to follow at 11:00 am. The interment will take place in the Tonaquint Cemetery at 1777 S. Dixie Dr. St George, Utah. Please join us in celebrating the life of this amazing man. Care has been entrusted to Hughes Mortuary.