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Charles Sparks was true friend and hero

I have never met a person more dedicated to helping others without any thoughts of reward or recognition.
Obituary: Charles (Sparky) Sparks, Adair Co., KY (1961-2011)

By Eric Goodin

I will always remember Charles as a true friend and hero. So many nights growing up as we played basketball in my driveway and when that alarm went off he was faster than anyone to get there to help whomever needed him at that time.

I admired Charles for his dedication, caring, and tireless efforts to always be there if at all possible to all that needed him.

I have never met a person more dedicated to helping others without any thoughts of reward or recognition.

I'm sure he's looking down on us all now saying "Now why are yall saying all these things? It was my job to help others."

Thats the way he felt. It was his job. God speed and rest in peace my friend. You will be sorely missed by all.

Charles Sr., Helen, Tammy and Trent, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Take comfort that he is now resting in God's arms. --Eric GoodinComments re article 45433 Rick Wilson sends link to Supporting Heroes Charles Sparks

This story was posted on 2011-07-09 13:16:33
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