Obituary: Willadean Martin Sprinkle


Willadean Martin Sprinkle, 74, of Nauvoo, entered into rest on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Willadean was born on Sept. 6, 1948 in Cullman, Alabama. She enjoyed playing old records, sewing, being outside, and playing with her grandkids. Her #1 thing she loved was her cigarettes and pretzel sticks.

No services are planned.

Willadean is survived by her daughter, Kim Davis; grandchildren, Keisha Davis, Sam Sprinkle, Andy Sprinkle, Levi Sprinkle and Gracie Sprinkle; great grandchildren, “Addie Bug” Grace Davis and Kyzer Ayden Scott Davis; brother, Harold Martin; and sisters, Peggy Martin and Doris Wilson.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Author F. and Floy L. Spain Martin; son, Timothy A. Sprinkle; grandson, Nathan Scott Davis and infant granddaughter, Katlyn Sprinkle; brother, James Q. Martin; and sisters, Kathaleen Proctor and Jewel Atchley.