Granville Irving Obituary, Death Cause – Before today’s kick-off, there will be a poignant moment of silence to pay tribute to Granville Irving, a devoted Beith fan of over 70 years, who peacefully passed away this week at the age of 87. Granville’s legacy reaches beyond his unwavering support for the team; he was a vital part of the Beith community and left an indelible mark on the club’s history.
Granville’s passion for Beith Football Club spanned seven decades, showcasing his dedication and love for the team. His presence at matches, cheering for the players and celebrating victories, made him a beloved figure among fellow supporters.Granville’s commitment to Beith extended beyond the stands; he played a crucial role in the club’s development. As part of Tam Waterston’s dedicated crew of volunteers, Granville contributed to the construction of the two far-side enclosures in the early 2000s. His efforts, alongside other devoted volunteers, have left a lasting legacy that continues to benefit the Beith community.
Granville was not only a loyal fan but also a cherished family man. As the father of Vice President Gordon and the grandfather of Secretary Chris and Committee Member Craig, his love for Beith Football Club ran deep within the Irving family. His passion for the sport created bonds that transcended generations.During this somber moment, our thoughts extend to Granville’s wife, Dorothy, his daughter Alison, and the entire Irving family. The Beith Football Club community comes together in support, offering condolences and shared grief. Granville’s legacy lives on in the memories of those who had the privilege of knowing him.
As the whistle blows for a minute’s silence, it serves as a collective pause to honor Granville’s life, contributions, and unwavering support for Beith Football Club. The quiet reflection is a symbolic gesture of respect for a true Beith legend.Granville Irving’s impact on Beith Football Club and the community at large will forever be remembered. May he rest in peace, and may his spirit inspire continued passion and dedication among the fans and volunteers who share his love for the beautiful game.Today, as we stand united in silence, we pay tribute to Granville Irving—a loyal Beith fan, a dedicated volunteer, and a beloved member of the Beith Football Club family.