|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1978|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 2000|
**Justice for Sparkle**
Aired on Dateline on Friday, Feb. 6, 2009
A Victim of a HitMan -- Sparkle's tragic story was documented on Dateline by reporter Keith Morrison and is shown on I.D. - Investigation Discovery.
22-year-old Sparkle Reid Rai was fatally stabbed and strangled in her Union City apartment in April, 2000. She was found by her husband Ricky with their seven-month-old daughter close by.
She is the daughter of Bennet Reid and her Step-Mother Donna Lowry Reid was a news reporter for channel 11 in Atlanta, GA. She leaft behind her baby girl Annalla Rai and husband Ricky Rai.
Chirman Rai - her Father-in-law had a hit put on this young lady because she was not of Indian descent.
**At the date of this posting, Ricky Rai is remarried and lives in Chicago. He has a new family. The parents of Sparkle Reid-Rai are raising Annalla.
GOD BLESS Find-A-Grave Contributor# 46807226 "Dee" - thank you for sponsoring this Angels' Memorial. Pease be kind and visit Dee's wonderful sponsored Angel Memorials when you have time.
Created by: Diddy & Doodle
Record added: Feb 01, 2011
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