Penny Onessa Sparks Walker, 61, of Roaring River, passed away Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at her home. She was born May 23, 1960, in Wilkes County to Lewis Everette and Pauline Cothren Sparks. Penny was a member of Rachel Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Lewis Everette Sparks Jr., Bill Sparks; and baby sister, Cherry Sparks.
Penny is survived by her son, Adam Walker (Elizabeth Bowers) of Traphill; sister, Carolyn Garris and spouse, Roger, of Roaring River; brothers, Steve Sparks of Hays, Jeff Sparks of Roaring River; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held noon Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021 at Rachel Baptist Church with Rev. Adam Wood officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Rachel Baptist Church from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller funeralservice.com.