Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

October 1, 2013

Freda “Gal” Waldron Sparks

CANTON, Ohio — CANTON, Ohio — Freda “Gal” Waldron Sparks, 67, of Canton, Ohio, passed away September 30, 2013, in Canton, Ohio.

Freda was born in Raysal, W.Va., August 13, 1937 a daughter of the late, Dave and Rebecca “Beck” Puckett Waldron. She was a homemaker, she enjoyed sewing and cooking.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother, Blaine C. Waldron; two sisters, Loerine Waldron Woody, Theodosia “Piggy” Waldron; two infant brothers; and two infant sisters; one nephew, Billy Woody of Louisa, Va.

Those left to cherish her memory are one daughter, Rosa Marie Sparks Mudrick of Canton, Ohio; one son, Bill Sparks, III, of Canton, Ohio; two grandsons, Jason Mudrick and Matthew Mudrick of Canton; one granddaughter, Rema Sparks, also of Canton; three nieces, Sherry Shifflett of Louisa, Va., Janet Waldron Williams of Houston, Texas, Crystal Gail Waldron Payne of Raysal, W.Va.; three nephews, Jerry Lee Woody of Louisa, Va., Rusty Waldron of Louisa, Va., Gary Waldron of Louisa, Va.; one great niece, Christina Shifflett Whitely of Louisa, Va.; four great-nephews, Junior Woody of Louisa, Va., Wesley Woody of Louisa, Va., Danny Woody of Louisa, Va., and Keith Lee Payne of Raysal, W.Va.; and a host of family and friends.

In Following Freda’s wishes she will be cremated.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Margie Penick Margie Penick

    ROANOKE, Va. — On July 23, 2014, Margie Penick, 86, made her long awaited journey from her earthly life to her Heavenly home to join her family members and friends who have gone on before her.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Anna Mae Davis

    PETERSTOWN — Anna Mae Davis, 84 of Peterstown, WV passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital, Pearisburg, VA.

    July 25, 2014

  • Frederick W. Snider Jr. Frederick W. Snider Jr.

    NEWARK VALLEY, N.Y. — Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jerry Elwood Hayes Jerry Elwood Hayes

    FREDONIA, N.Y. — Jerry Elwood Hayes, 78, of Webster Road, Fredonia, NY and formerly of Coaldale, passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in New York.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • David Lee Schrom David Lee Schrom

    David Lee Schrom, 41, of Henderson, NV formerly of War passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Henderson.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sadie Marie Proffitt Sadie Marie Proffitt

    Sadie Marie Proffitt, 89, of Pleasant Hill Estates, Princeton, WV, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Richard W. Phelps Richard W. Phelps

    Richard W. Phelps (88) passed away July 21, 2014 at his home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ralph Lugar Givens

    Ralph Lugar Givens, 89 of Narrows, VA went to be with the Lord on July 1, 2014 in Pearisburg, VA

    July 24, 2014

  • Frederick W. Snider Jr. Frederick W. Snider Jr.

     Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward

    Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward, age 84 of North Tazewell, VA departed this life Monday, July 21, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA, following a long illness.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo