He was born Jan. 27, 1922 to the late William Howell & Mary Darnall Starks.
He was a member of Almo Church of Christ, and owner and operator of Neal Starks Auto Sales.
He is survived by two sons, Kenneth Starks, Murray, Glen Starks, Almo, one brother J.B. Starks, Kirksey, two sisters, Velda Linn of Murray, Glenda Murphy, Murray, four grandchildren, Kirk Starks, Kelly Starks, Kris Starks, Kristy Schaefer, and eight great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Gore Starks, one daughter, Patricia Ann Starks, two brothers, Lowell Starks & Bernard Starks, two sisters, Betty Burnett, Mary Jo Newberry.
Services were scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Heritage Family Funeral Home. Priestly Scott officiated. Burial followed in Murray Memorial Gardens.
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