Ray N. Sparks
Ray N. Sparks, age 84, of Berea, died Thursday, November 26, 2015 at his home in Berea. A native of Garrard County, he was the son of the late James M. and Ella M. Rector Sparks.
He was a retired employee of NAACO and he loved his grandchildren, making bird houses and being outdoors.
Mr. Sparks is survived by his wife, Hazel J. Wylie Sparks of Berea; his sons, Brian (Jeanna) Sparks of Berea, Donald (Bobbi) Sparks of Richmond; his daughters: Amy A. Sparks and Linda (David) Wilson, both of Berea; his brother, Leonard Sparks of Berea. 11 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild also survive.
He was preceded in death by a son, Steven G. Sparks, 2 brothers and 4 sisters.
Funeral services for Mr. Sparks will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 28, 2015 at the Davis & Powell Funeral Home with Rev. Darnell Hill and Rev. Mark Sarver officiating. Burial will follow in the Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be after 11:00 a.m. Saturday until the time of services.
Pallbearers will be Larry Childress, James Sparks, Dustin Lainhart, Terry Clark, Kevin Rodgers, and Bobby East.