Alka J. Corbin
MARION: Alka J. Corbin, age 82, of Marion, Ohio passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at her residence.
She was born March 14, 1931 in Flatwoods, Ky., to the late Elisha and Nora (Adams) Sparks. On May 15, 1948 she married Elmes G. Corbin, he preceded her in death on January 31, 1993. Alka was employed at Hillside Nursing Home for 25 years as a cook.
She is survived by her children, Ed (Wanda) Corbin, Floyd Sr., Robert, Pauline, Melinda, Wanda, Lora, Mae, Nora (Chuck) Daniel; 32 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren, ten great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer, two sons, Jerry and Herb Sr., and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be Tuesday, January 28, 2014 from 1 - 2 PM at the Boyd-Born Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 2PM at the funeral home with Pastor Bob Stiltner officiating. Burial will take place at Grand Prairie Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family in care of the Boyd-Born Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.boydbornfuneralhome.com