Richard P. Sparks, Sr.

September 25, 1941 - May 1, 2022

Richard P. Sparks, Sr., age 80, of Manchester, Ohio formerly of Mooresboro, North Carolina passed away May 1, 2022.  He was born September 25, 1941 in Massillon.  He is preceded by parents: Joseph and Edna (Alexander) Sparks.

Richard is survived by wife, Karen Sparks of Manchester; four children: Michelle (Ed) Nazelrod of Zanesville, Richard Paul (Mandy) Sparks, Jr. of Newark, Robyn (Jason) Weekley of Springfield and Patrick Fortney of Lakeview; twelve grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Richard was a very hardworking man.  He loved his family and the Lord.  He will be deeply missed.

Memorial Donations can be made to:

Hospice of Hope Incorporated

909 Kenton Station Drive

Maysville, Kentucky 41056

Mr. Sparks will be cremated.

A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated serves the family.