Avo Richardson Spakes
Posted By Sparta Live | February 8, 2007 12:00 am
Avo Richardson Spakes, 86, of Sparta, passed away Feb. 5, 2007.
Spakes was born Feb. 29, 1920, in White County.
She had been a factory worker.
Spakes was preceded in death by her husband, J.B. Spakes; her mother, Effie Richardson; and one son, James Leonard Spakes.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Charles Earl and Sandra Spakes; three grandchildren, Rodney Spakes, of Virginia, Jamey Spakes, of Springfield, Penny Smith, of Fort Payne, Ala.; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m., Feb. 8, at Hunter Funeral Home.
Services will be 1 p.m., Feb. 9, 2007, at Hunter Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Preston-Heights Cemetery. James Rittenberry will officiate.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.