Address: Valley Road, Spruce Pine
Date of Death: Sunday, February 17, 2013
Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home.
Details: Mary Lee Sparks of Valley Road in Spruce Pine died Sunday, February 17th at Brian Center Health and Rehab in Spruce Pine.
Mrs. Sparks was the second oldest living member of Berry Chapel Baptist Church at the time of her death. She enjoyed attending church and loved her church family.
Mrs. Mary Lee Sparks is survived by her sons; Jim Sparks and wife, Juanita of Spruce Pine; Richard Sparks and wife, Marilyn of Bakersville; Kenneth Sparks and wife, Jo Ann of Spruce Pine; and Dennis Sparks and wife, Della of Spruce Pine; her brother; Boyd Biddix of Spruce Pine; thirteen grandchildren; nineteen great grandchildren; six great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral services for Mrs. Mary Lee Sparks will be conducted on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 7:00 pm at the Berry Chapel Baptist Church with the Rev’s. Harold Grindstaff and Greg Hollifield officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the church. Graveside services and interment will be at 11:00 am Thursday in the Berry Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to either: Hospice of Mitchell County, 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777 or The Mitchell County Gideon’s Camp. The family would like to extend a heart-felt "Thank you" to Hospice and the staff at the Brian Center for all you have done.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website; www.webbfh.com., selecting Mrs. Sparks name and then you may sign her guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Sparks family.