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David DeWayne Sparks

Thursday, February 9, 2012

David DeWayne Sparks
David DeWayne Sparks, 60, of Lyons, passed away at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012 at his residence.

He was born Aug. 4, 1951 in Greene County to Paul R. & Margie Sparks.

He retired from the Greene County Sheriff's Department as a jailer.

He was a member of Jasonville Masonic Lodge 530, Sons of the American Legion, Lyons Post 479, and a life member of Bass Anglers Sportsman Society.

Dave is survived by three children: David (Cindy) Sparks Jr., Evansville; Ronald M. Sparks II, Lyons; and Season Weddle, Bloomfield; nine grandchildren: Megan, Trey, Keshia, Trevor, Melvin Lane, Taylor, Jayden, Nayson, and Elesabeth; and four great-grandchildren, Madisyn, Quentin, Mia, and Ireland.

He was preceded in death by his father, Paul R. Sparks, mother and step-father, Margie & Junior Allen; wife, Lesa (Gouckenour) Sparks; brother, Ronald Sparks; and sister, Brenda Arney.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lyons United Methodist Church.

The family will be at the church from noon until the time of service.

Arrangements by Welch & Cornett Funeral Home, Worthington.

Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com