Obituaries

Carolyn Newland
B: 1949-10-22
D: 2019-11-10
View Details
Newland, Carolyn
Donald Campbell
B: 1955-08-01
D: 2019-10-29
View Details
Campbell, Donald
Lewis Davis
B: 1926-10-10
D: 2019-10-24
View Details
Davis, Lewis
Michael Stapleton
B: 1986-05-06
D: 2019-10-22
View Details
Stapleton, Michael
Cynthia Flaugher-Rymer
B: 1965-05-20
D: 2019-10-20
View Details
Flaugher-Rymer, Cynthia
John Dale
B: 1928-05-05
D: 2019-10-17
View Details
Dale, John
Julia Nunley
B: 1942-03-12
D: 2019-10-13
View Details
Nunley, Julia
Chloe Roe
B: 1927-06-23
D: 2019-10-13
View Details
Roe, Chloe
Mark Stapleton
B: 1956-03-27
D: 2019-10-11
View Details
Stapleton, Mark
James Harris
B: 1940-10-16
D: 2019-09-29
View Details
Harris, James
Andrew Kunst
B: 1969-11-15
D: 2019-09-27
View Details
Kunst, Andrew
Robert Colley
B: 1962-04-03
D: 2019-08-18
View Details
Colley, Robert
Paul Smith
B: 1944-08-22
D: 2019-08-10
View Details
Smith, Paul
Dianne Harris
B: 1943-10-01
D: 2019-07-27
View Details
Harris, Dianne
Sabra McGuire
B: 1941-06-05
D: 2019-07-20
View Details
McGuire, Sabra
Marvin Roberts
B: 1936-09-23
D: 2019-07-12
View Details
Roberts, Marvin
Imojean Angel
B: 1933-10-09
D: 2019-07-10
View Details
Angel, Imojean
Clifton Stone
B: 1941-02-07
D: 2019-07-04
View Details
Stone, Clifton
Howard Rodgers
B: 1932-04-24
D: 2019-06-23
View Details
Rodgers, Howard
Jerrie Dominy
B: 1950-05-16
D: 2019-06-15
View Details
Dominy, Jerrie
John Johnson
B: 1956-06-20
D: 2019-06-15
View Details
Johnson, John

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
203 West Main Street
Grayson, KY 41143
Phone: 606-474-5114
Fax: 606-474-0840

Our Burial Services

The earliest human burial dates back 100,000 years making it one of the longest-lived and most widespread of traditions. For an overview of the many different burial traditions, check out the websites in the Resources section below.

Understanding Burial Services

Here at Sparks Funeral Home, we have the deepest respect for this traditional practice. If you are interested in learning more about the burial services we offer, please review the following information. Should you have questions about anything, please call us at 606-474-5114.

There are many things to consider when deciding whether to bury a recently-deceased loved one, or when selecting burial during funeral pre-planning. One of the first decisions you'll need to make involves choosing both the cemetery and the specific place of burial within its grounds. You'll then need to select a casket and possibly a burial vault, as many modern cemeteries require their use. At some point, and this does not have to take place right away, the decision becomes one of selecting the headstone or marker and writing the inscription. A member of our professional staff will be available should you wish to have assistance in making each of these decisions.

An Open Invitation

We offer a number of affordable burial service options. They range from: simple burials where only a member of our staff oversees the interment; simple graveside services led by a minister or celebrant; and a traditional funeral service followed by burial. Each can be tailored to meet the needs and expectations of today's price-conscious families.

Sources:
Wikipedia, "Burial", modified 2014
National Parks Service, "Burial Customs and Cemeteries in American History", accessed 2014
Funerals & Flowers, "Death and Funeral Customs", 2013