Betty Laramore Sparks a long time resident of Alvarado, Texas passed away on August 16, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Husband Mitchell York Sparks; and Brother Frank Laramore. She is survived by her Sisters Barbara Laramore and Dona Weeks of Grandview, Texas; Daughter, Kimberly Belcher Courtney and husband Dewey; Granddaughter Jennifer Franklin and husband Robert; Sons William Franklin, Jozef Franklin and wife Mersades; Grandson John Belcher and wife Melissa; Children Abby and Brock Belcher, all of Alvarado. Dewey Courtney Jr and wife Christine, Son Maxwell of Clarksville, Tennessee; Nicole Chappell, Children Eleanor and James Chappell of Copperas Cove, Tx. Great Great Grandchildren Lily Franklin and Bentlee Franklin.