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Obituary for Danny "Smack" Spradlin

Danny "Smack" Spradlin, age 65 years, 4 months, and 13 days, of Somerset, Kentucky passed away Friday, May, 1, 2020 and was placed into the care of Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home.

In keeping with his wishes, he will be cremated. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

He was born December 18, 1954 in Jellico, Tennessee to Mack Spradlin and Earnie Stephens Spradlin. Danny was a self-employed auto mechanic, a veteran of the United States Navy and a member of the Pine Knot Freewill Baptist Church. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing pool, music, and playing guitar. He also enjoyed board games and was an excellent chess player.

Preceding him in death were his parents, his birth mother, Reba Manning, a brother, Mike Taylor, and a sister, Leisa Bowling.

Survivors include a son, Leo Spradlin and his wife, Mary, of Pine Knot, Kentucky, daughters, Marie Garcia Serrano and her husband, Jorge, of Lexington and Amanda Coffey of Louisville, the mother of his children, Anna Spradlin, a brother, Ralph Manning of Dalton, Georgia, sisters, Melinda Clark and her husband, Faron, of Stearns, Kim Manning and Kim Whalen of Pine Knot, Teresa Strunk of Stearns, Claudia Beatty and her husband, Jack, of Winfield, Tennessee, and Patricia Stephens of Dalton, Georgia, and nine grandchildren.

Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Danny "Smack" Spradlin.