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John Alex Sproles

May 21, 1958 — April 22, 2022

John “Festus” Sproles, age 63, of Glade Spring, VA passed away on Friday, April 22, 2022 at his home after a long battle with Parkinsons and Dimentia.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Connie Sproles of Glade Spring, VA; two grandsons, Jonathon Sproles Jr. and partner T. J. Whitby of Glade Spring, VA, Dominic Sproles of Glades Spring, VA; a brother, Henry Sproles and wife of Owensboro, KY; two aunts; several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jessie James Sproles.

It was John’s wish to be cremated. A memorial visitation will be held. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Farris Funeral Service located at 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210

Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so by visiting and signing the online guestbook.

The family of John Sproles is being cared for by Farris Funeral Service and Crematory, 427 E. Main St., Abingdon, Va. 24210 (276-623-2700).
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