Survivors include: his wife of 58 years, Anne Suierveld Sparks; children: Linda (James) Phillips, Susan (Wayne) DeFonzo, Joan Sparks, James J. (Nancy) Sparks; grandchildren: Dana Phillips, Matthew, Michael, and Daniel Sparks.
Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23 at the Dixon Springs Cemetery with Bro. Dickie Johnson officiating.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 12 Noon 1 p.m. at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home. Arrangements by Lebanon's Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.