Mary Edith (Holleman) Sparks

December 7, 1946 ~ September 17, 2020 (age 73)


Mrs. Mary Edith Holleman Sparks, age 73 of Roaring River passed away Thursday, September 17, 2020 at her home. 

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, September 20, 2020 at White Plains Baptist Church with Pastor William Souther and Rev. Brian Wiles officiating.  Entombment will be in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Saturday evening at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. 

Mrs. Sparks was born December 7, 1946 in Wilkes County to Henry and Hazel Love Holleman.  She retired from Chatham Manufacturing after 46 years of service. 

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters; JoAnn Blackburn and Carol Johnson Price and two brothers; James Monroe “Pete” Holleman and Bill Holleman. 

She is survived by her husband of 56 years; Don Clayton Sparks of the home. 

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Donor’s Choice.                                                            

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September 19, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reins Sturdivant
270 Armory Road, P.O. Box 1428
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

September 20, 2020

Time: TBD
White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery
950 White Plains Road
River, NC 28659

Funeral Service
September 20, 2020

2:00 PM
White Plains Baptist Church, Roaring River


Donor's Choice

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