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Icelene Marie Sparks

February 23, 1925 - September 9, 2017

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September 11, 2017
Icelene Marie Boyles Sparks, 92, of Lenoir, NC, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, September 9, 2017, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Sparks was born on February 23, 1925, in Forsyth Co., NC, to the late Roy Boyles and Ada Wyatt Boyles.
She was a member of Worship Point Baptist Church. Mrs. Sparks owned and operated several businesses throughout the years, including The Corvette Motel in Winston-Salem, The Jiffy Kitchen in Lenoir and Wilkesboro, and The Spartan Mobile Home Manufacturing in Boomer, NC. She loved to garden in her...

September 11, 2017
Icelene Marie Boyles Sparks, 92, of Lenoir, NC, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, September 9, 2017, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Sparks was born on February 23, 1925, in Forsyth Co., NC, to the late Roy Boyles and Ada Wyatt Boyles.
She was a member of Worship Point Baptist Church. Mrs. Sparks owned and operated several businesses throughout the years, including The Corvette Motel in Winston-Salem, The Jiffy Kitchen in Lenoir and Wilkesboro, and The Spartan Mobile Home Manufacturing in Boomer, NC. She loved to garden in her spare time and was a loving mother to her children and wonderful wife to her late husband.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Sparks was preceded in death by her husband, Dewitte Preston Sparks, Jr.; brothers, Thurmon and Eric Boyles; and a daughter, Brenda Smith.
She is survived by her sons, Ronald Sparks of Lenoir, Barry (Cynthia) Sparks of Granit Falls, Garry (Barbara) Sparks of Lenoir, Jerry (Deanna) Sparks, of Lenoir, Dewitte Sparks, III of Lenoir; a daughter, Cozetta (Larry) Sparks Corriher of Hayes, NC; a sister, Alda Geyer of Rural Hall, NC; fifteen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 11:00 AM, at Worship Point Baptist Church, 2310 Collettsville Rd., Lenoir, NC 28645, with Pastor Lane Hamby officiating. The family will receive friends, on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, from 6-8pm at Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home.
Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Sparks family with arrangements.