|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1953|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 2008|
Carl A. "Tony" Sparks, 54, passed away March 27, 2008, in St. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital in Louisville.
He was a police officer with the Louisville Metro Police Department. He joined the force in March 1977, making his way through the ranks to lieutenant and earning several meritorious awards. He was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University in 1975 and Paul G. Blazer High School in Ashland in 1971. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Davida Dilley Sparks; sons Jason Matthew Sparks and Joshua Michael Sparks; parents Carl Dean and Omerea F. Sparks of Ashland, Ky.; brother David Sparks (Gloria) of St. Louis, Mo.; sister Cheri Deane Bialczak (Bobby) of Williamsburg, Va.; mother-in-law Mary Dilley; sisters-in-law Danita Sisco (Lee), Donna Carpio (Renato) and Diane Bayens (Damon); brothers-in-law Dennis Dilley (DeNette) and Dana Dilley (Gina); aunts Jeane Moore and Joanne Myers; and his beloved nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Evergreen Funeral Home in Louisville. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Entombment will be in Evergreen Cemetery.
Published in The Daily Independent (Ashland, Kentucky) March 29, 2008.
Plot: St. Phillip-D-45D 4th level
Created by: Gary Powell
Record added: Sep 22, 2009
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