Obituary for David Lee Sprinkle Sr.
David Lee Sprinkle, Sr. 61, of Knoxville, TN, passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017. He was a retiree of UPS/ Overnite Transportation Company. David logged many miles during his trucking career and earned several Safety Awards for driving a million miles accident-free. David made many friends while traveling the roads across the USA. After retirement he enjoyed working on vintage cars, tinkering in his garage and collecting vintage guitars. David was a loving father and grandfather.
Proceeded in death by his parents, Billy & Minnie Sprinkle; his former wife Cindy Hooper; and his best friend Brett French.
Survived by his son and care givers David Jr. and wife Missy; his grandchildren Luke along with Cody, and Caitlin; his Goddaughter Candace; his brothers Bill & sister-in-law Cindy Sprinkle, and John & sister-in-law Karen Sprinkle; along with several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Sunday, August 27, 2017 from 6-8 pm with funeral service at 8 pm at Woodhaven Funeral Home. Graveside will be Monday, August 28th at 10am at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens.
A special thanks to cousins Penny Frisby and Jo Ann Frisby for the loving care and support for David and the family they provided during his time of need.
Woodhaven Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens are honored to serve the Sprinkle family.