Ashley 'Sparky''s Story
Ashley "Sparky" Mabry, 42, of Norwood, passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2017 at Carolinas Health Care System Northeast.
Funeral services were held on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Jeremy Blake and the Rev. Gerald Mabry officiated and burial followed at Simpson Cemetery. The family received friends on Nov. 5 at Edward Funeral Home.
Mr. Mabry was born on Oct. 9, 1975 in Scotland County to Hilda Thompson Mabry and the late Roger Louis Mabry Sr. He graduated from South Stanly High School and was a member at Union Grove Baptist Church.
Ashley, better known as "Sparky," was one of a kind. He was the familiar face in Norwood and always made a point to speak whenever you saw him. Some referred to Sparky as the unofficial mayor of or the mascot of Norwood. He was loved by so many and will dearly be missed.
In addition to his mother, Sparky is survived by his brothers: Roger Mabry Jr. (Mendy) and Aaron Mabry (Season), both of Norwood. Nieces and nephews: Raegan, Kadie Rae, Claire, Alyssa, and Chance Mabry, all of Norwood. Aunts and Uncles: Gerald and Pat Thompson, Judy Thompson, Terry and Clara Thompson, Lee Thompson, and Gerald and Doloris Mabry.
Online condolences at edwardsfuneralhomes.com.
Published on November 6, 2017