Gregory Wayne Nancarrow
1959 - 2016
Gregory Wayne Nancarrow, 57, died Tuesday October 11th, 2016 after fighting a brief illness.
He is survived by his brother David Nancarrow Jr., sister Janet Nancarrow as well as nieces Jamie and Blake Nancarrow, Nephews Matthew and Taylor Nancarrow, and Carson French. Also grand nephews Byounju and Jaeyoung Nancarrow and grand niece Laura leigh Nancarrow.
Gregory was born March 10th, 1959 in Santa Barbara California to David Guy Nancarrow Sr and DeEtta Marie Nancarrow.
He graduated from San Marcos High School in 1977 and later transitioned into the family business, The Elephant Bar and Restaurants where he moved throughout the U.S. with a primary position of opening and managing new locations.
For the last 30 years Greg was in the water conditioning industry.
He was President of Rayne of Santa Barbara and partner of Rayne of Ventura and owned dealerships in Nevada and Arizona.
Greg was an adventurous soul who enjoyed traveling with his friends and family and living life to the fullest, he was loved by so many.
He was known for his deep generosity, huge heart, his sense of humor, zest for life and his enormous affection for his animals.
Greg acquired his passion for water at a young age along with his family, through ski boats and later graduating to larger vessels and eventually owning his own boat at the Santa Barbara Harbor where he was regularly seen at the Yacht Club.
Greg is preceded in death by his father David, his mother DeEtta, his brother Chris and his nephew Jeffrey.
A Celebration Of Life for family and friends will be held on October 28th.
For more information please contact Janet Nancarrow
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to DAWG of Santa Barbara