Sonrda l Sparks

November 06, 1938 ‒ February 07, 2012

Ashley, Ohio

Sondra L. Sparks, 73, of Ashley passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2012 surrounded by her loving family and friends at Grady Memorial Hospital. She was born on November 6, 1938 in Ashley, Ohio to Clyde and Betty (Young) Lowther. Sondra was known as a very caring and loving person who enjoyed spending time with her great-grandchildren and with her friends on facebook. She also enjoyed arts and crafts, sewing, taking long drives in car and traveling to new places. Sondra is survived by her: husband, Ronald of 55 years; a daughter, Becky Nelson Miller of Delaware; a son, Ron Sparks, Jr., of Ashley; 3 grandchildren, Lyndsey Nelson, Tonya Ropp, and Tyler Emmons; 4 great-grandchildren, Keyonna, Breana, Kami, and Matthew; 4 sisters, Mary Lacross, Chrystal Edington, Marguita (Harley) Hines, and Melody (Jerry) Emmons; 2 brothers, Clyde (June) Lowther and Jeff Lowther; a brother-in-law, George Sparks; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles. She is preceded in death by her: parents; and a grandson, Cody Sparks. A memorial service will be held for Sondra at 1pm on Saturday, February 11th at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home in Ashley with the family receiving friends 1 hour prior to the start of the memorial service. To share a memory of Sondra or to express a condolence to the family please visit