Whitesburg KY

Shirley Ann Sparks, 77, dies

Shirley Ann Sparks, 77, died October 11 at her home in Mayking.

Born in Beefhide to the late Samuel and Alene Fleming Mullins, she was a member of the Thornton Old Regular Baptist Church in Mayking.

She was a sister of the late Eula M. Rouse, Johnny Mullins, Phillip Mullins, James Mullins, and Bobby Mullins.

Surviving are her husband, Windle “ Buck” Sparks; a son, Keith Allen Sparks and wife Michelle of Bardstown; a daughter, Tammie Sparks of Mayking; two brothers, Donald Mullins and wife Shirley of Bean Station, Tenn., and Danny Mullins of Knoxville, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Derek Cornett and wife Katie, Austin Cornett and wife Stephine, Lane Cornett, Buckley Sparks and wife Ann, and Presley Michelle Sparks; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Sparks were held October 15 at Everidge Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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