This person is no relation to me.I have recently come across the clipping and post it in case it is of use to someone.I do not know the name of the newspaper it came from.The date of the clipping is Jan. 10, 1987.
Blanche Maxine Sparks, 67, Pittsboro, a registered nurse at Winona Memorial Hospital 20 years, died Tuesday, Jan. 10 in Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis.
The daughter of Claude and Nancy Crowe Foley, she was born Nov. 12, 1921 at Chillicothe, Mo. May 30, 1946 she married Ed Sparks, who survives.
Services were Friday, Jan. 13 in Pittsboro Christian Church, with Rev. David Kovalow St. John officiating.Burial was in Sparks Cemetery, Pittsboro.David A. Hall Mortuary, Pittsboro, was in charge of arrangements and calling.
Surviving with her husband are daughters:Susan Shaw and Nancy Ayres; son, Everette E. Sparks; sister, Amy Shephard; three grandchildren.