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Dora Sparks Willis
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1879
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1967
Spruce Pine
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA




Dora Sparks Willis


Born in Mitchell County, N.C., July 20, 1879, Dora Sparks Willis, was the daughter of Starlin Sparks and Buena Gouge Sparks.

A brother of Dora was Yates Sparks.

Sister: Emma Sparks Buchanan

Brother: Ira Sparks

Sister: Alice Sparks Woody - Married Greene Woody

Dora Sparks married Nelson Finley Willis.

On April 2, 1967, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, N.C., Dora Sparks Willis, a widow, died at the age of 87. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Starlin Sparks (1851 - ____)
  Buena Gouge Sparks (1853 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Nelson Finley Willis (1878 - 1948)*
 
 Children:
  Edith Willis Pitman (1899 - 1988)*
  Amy Willis (1904 - 1919)*
  Jeff Willis (1906 - 1983)*
  Marjorie Willis Duncan (1908 - 1989)*
  Clarence L. Willis (1910 - 1913)*
  Claude Willis (1914 - 1926)*
  Ruth Willis McNeill (1917 - 1961)*
  Kathleen Willis Buchanan (1921 - 1970)*
  Glenn Willis (1924 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Yates Sparks (1870 - 1963)*
  Emma Sparks Buchanan (1875 - 1951)*
  Dora Sparks Willis (1879 - 1967)
  Alice S Sparks Woody (1885 - 1960)*
  Johnson G. Sparks (1887 - 1920)*
  Avery Melvin Sparks (1890 - 1907)*
  Ira Sparks (1893 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Ledger
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Apr 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36582152
 


- Autumn
 Added: Apr. 30, 2009
 
 
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