Transcript from the Middlesex Times-Dispatch December
Article ID 2356367,1988,35,13,0128
Roberta Ann Sparrow
William & Mary University Archive
SPARROW, ROBERTA ANN (1887-1988)
Passed away at the age of 101 in her home on December 25,
A long time Middlesex, VA resident, she was born and raised
in Culpeper County, and attended William & Mary University
in the graduating class of 1909.
She entered the sisterhood of the Saint John's Catholic church
in Alexandria in 1910.
In 1944, she published her first book, entitled the "Philosophy
Of Time Travel", soon after leaving the church for a
career in education.
Sparrow taught science at the Middlesex Ridge School for 33
years before her retirement in 1977.
She never married, and is not survived by any known relatives.