Tom H. "Tommy" Sparks, 65, of Worthington passed away 10:03 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at his residence.
Born Aug. 17, 1941, he was the son of Louis W. and Mary A. (Goodwin) Sparks.
An U.S. Navy veteran, he retired from Greene County Highway Department in January 2007, after 30 years service.
He is survived by his wife, Claudette (Rusher) Sparks, Worthington; four children, Kelly (Debbie) Rusher, Switz City; Kristy (Bill) Patton, Bloomfield; Debbie (Bill) Nicholson, Bloomfield; Cheri (Bryan) Cox, Newberry; four grandchildren, Billy, Mandy, Taylor and Summer; great grandson, Christopher; brother, Phil (Tina) Sparks, Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Janet Figg, Paxton; Joan (Mike) Jerrell, Worthington; nephews, John Figg, Scott Sparks, David and Louis Jerrell.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a niece.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home. Burial will be in Scotland Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, and 11 a.m. on Friday until time of service.