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Helen R. Sparks

Helen R. Sparks Helen R. Sparks

Helen Ruth Rothrock Sparks, 85, Clarksville, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at Traditions at Hunter Station in Sellersburg.
Born June 16, 1933, in Depauw, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Lola Rothrock.
She retired from the Federal Reserve Bank after 39 years of service.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Howard L. Sparks; a sister, Elva Harmon; and three brothers, Melvin, Emery and Sherman Rothrock.
Survivors include two children, Cheri Sparks and Kevin Sparks (Mindy); two grandchildren, Hannah and Ethan; and a brother, John Henry Rothrock.
Visitation: Sunday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals and Receptions in New Albany.
Funeral: Sunday, Nov. 11, at 4 p.m. at the funeral home.
Graveside service: Monday, Nov. 12, at 11 a.m. at Thompson Chapel United Methodist Church near Depauw with burial in the church cemetery.