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Shirley

Sparks

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July 17, 2010

SHIRLEY SPARKS Shirley Rose Sparks, 70, of 435 E. Hugh Street, died, this morning, July 17, 2010 at University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville. She was obrn December 29, 1939 in Tazewell, a daughter of the late George Andy Rose and Alice Johnson Rose. Mrs. Sparks was a member of the First Pentecostal Holiness Church. In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth M. Gravley and also by two brothers, James Johnson and George Rose. Surviving are husband, Rev. Elmer J. Sparks of Covington; Eight daughters, Teressa Abner and her husband Danny of Paris Crossing, IN; Brenda Rhoat and her husband, David of Orlando , FL; Karen Thomas and a special friend Mike Radatz of Ft. Pierce, FL; Alice Crump and her husband Eric of Vero Beach, Fl; Shawn Martinez and her husband, Ray of Ft. Pierce, Fl; Jennifer Reascos of Orlando, FL; Destinee Sparks and Brianna Sparks, both of Covington; 20 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; two sisters, Jane Bassetti of Wytheville and Faye Hays of Ashland, KY; a sister-in-law, Betty Rose of Speedwell and several nieces and nephews. The interment will be made in Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery in Wytheville at 3:00 PM.
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Belinda Sively Fink

Feb 24, 2024

She was loved by all who knew her. She was a wonderful person and a great prayer warrior. I will miss her and her twin from now on.They lived in a Happy House.

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Sandra Brady

Feb 24, 2024

You were a special person in many people lives you will be missed my heart aches for you and your family. I loved you Todd.

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Leeanna Williams

Feb 23, 2024

Miss u alot,and great guy.

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Leeanna Williams

Feb 23, 2024

Miss u alot

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Marilyn Crowder and Ken

Feb 23, 2024

I have known Todd since he was young child in pre school programs…My son Ken and Todd have been friends since they were young..Todd will be greatly missed by his Special Olympic friends and family. Rest in peace Todd.

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Patricia Tabor

Feb 23, 2024

Todd will be deeply missed by everyone that knew him. He had a smile that everyone remembers! Our deepest sympathy to all 💐

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Crystal Marsh

Feb 23, 2024

So very sorry for your loss. Your in my thoughts and prayers. God bless

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Judy & Phillip White

Feb 23, 2024

Our Deepest Sympathy to each of the family & friends! You are in our thoughts & prayers!
June was a Precious, Beautiful Soul!

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Michael and Bonnie Keyser

Feb 23, 2024

Tod was such a sweet and respectful guy that we loved❤️ So lucky to have known him. We will miss you🌻🌻🌻

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Teresa

Feb 23, 2024

When I worked with Todd at JRE he was always laughing making jokes. Him and Roger were always picking at each other. I'm going to miss him. Love to the family.

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Amber Uzzell

Feb 23, 2024

I will never forget sweet Todd

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Omer ( Bud ) & Pat Shires

Feb 22, 2024

he was a great person loved working with him I was one of the supervisors there never had any one better to work with he has kept in contact with us since it's closeing thought a great deal of him

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