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Elwood "Sparky" Dyer Sr.

July 17, 1942 - December 28, 2007


Sparky Dyer

 

Sparky Dyer, most recently lead guitar player for the band Southern Specific and a fixture on the southern New Jersey country music scene has passed into eternity. Sparky died of natural causes while hunting on December 28th. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.

 

Sparky Dyer with Southern Specific

 

Sparky Dyer with Judi Parker and Classic Country

 

Sparky and Maria

 

Sparky jamming at Wells Mills in 2004

 

Sparky Dyer

 

Our thanks to Roy Everett and our friends at the Pineland Cultural Society for graciously allowing us to use their images of Sparky.

 

Thanks to Pacy Handlovsky for providing a few of his pictures of Sparky.