Edna L. Sparks, 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 8:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 in Indianapolis.
Born Jan. 12, 1919 in Greene County, she was the daughter of James and Bertha (Wright) Hardesty Chipman.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Bloomfield First Christian Church.
Surviving relatives include: one son, James W. Sparks of Indianapolis; one sister, Sissie Hardesty of Bloomfield; seven grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, several great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard W. Sparks on July 26, 1982, one daughter, Sue Warner, two step daughters, Edna Mae Richeson and Shirley Pullen, four brothers, three sisters and her parents.
Funeral service will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield, with Rev. Arlen Pope officiating. Interment will follow in Walnut Grove cemetery in rural Bloomfield.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the hour of services on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.