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Gordon Ray Sparks

June 18, 1942 ~ October 26, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Gordon Ray Sparks Obituary

Funeral service for Gordon Ray Sparks, age 81, of Trinity will be 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 31, 2023, at Parkway Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Phillips and Rev. Chip Shepard officiating.  The family will receive friends on Monday, October 30, 2023, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.  Interment will be in Morris Chapel Cemetery.  Guestbook available at

Mr. Sparks, who died Thursday, October 26, 2023, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born June 18, 1942, in Alabama to Parker Elmer Sparks and Hessie Lavera Hitt Sparks .  He was preceded in death by his wives, Linda Nora Milam Sparks and Patricia Dale Hill Sparks; his parents; brother, Bob Sparks; and sister, Jean Pugh.

He is survived by four sons, Ray Sparks (Beth), Scott Smith (Bria), Jamie Sparks (Erica), and Daniel Sparks (Holly); two daughters, Angelia (Sparks) Tapley and April Sparks; three sisters, Melba Heflin, Dianne Brown, and Sharon Sivley;  nine grandchildren, Ryan Denham, Eric Tapley, Victoria Sparks, Colton Sparks (Kaylee), Dalton Sparks (Sarah), Evan Tapley, Garrett Sparks, Brody Sparks and Mannie DeWeese; and three great-grandchildren, Wyatt Sparks, Adelaide Wallace and Mila DeWeese.

Pallbearers will be grandchildren.

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October 30, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Parkway Funeral Home
23599 Alabama Highway 24
Trinity, AL 35673

Funeral Service
October 31, 2023

11:00 AM
Parkway Funeral Home
23599 Alabama Highway 24
Trinity, AL 35673


Morris Chapel Cemetery
4826 County Road 217
Trinity, Alabama 35673


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