Gates, Rowan County, Kentucky

Location of Cemetery:

From Morehead, east on US 60, 3.7 miles past Rodburn to Lafayette Drive, right on Lafayette Drive 0.2 mile to Sparks Cemetery Road, right 0.3 mile to top of the hill and cemetery.

Laid to Rest here:

Name   Born     Died   Stone Notes
Sparks, Oscar
Sparks, Pearl Frances
18 Sep 1909
3 Sep 1913
16 Nov 1982
7 Jul 1981
DS : H
DS : W
[Husband of Pearl Frances Sparks]
[Wife of Oscar Sparks]
Sparks, Thomas Mathews 14 Jul 1958 31 Oct 1988 SS "Son of Oscar & Pearl Sparks"


This cemetery listing is authored by the Rowan County Kentucky Historical Society. It is one of over 375 cemetery surveys available in book or CD format from the Society.

Page design and graphics by Teri Pettit. The titling font used in the cemetery name plaques is Adobe Trajan Bold, designed by Carol Twombly.

Source of Information:

Survey of the cemetery.


The Historical Society and specifically the Cemetery Committee, wishes to acknowledge and extend a special thanks to Dana Mathews and Ray Adkins of Rowan County, Kentucky for their work in inventorying this cemetery on 12 Nov 1997, and to Dewie E. Black of LaBelle, Florida for the documentation.

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