Born 1-10-1950 -- Died 9-8-2006
Mike Sparks, 56, of Cherokee Village died Sept. 8, 2006, at his residence. He was born Jan. 10, 1950, in Amarillo, Texas, the son of Russell Sparks and Laura Hammond Sparks
He was a member of the Garden Point Methodist Church, and was employed as a car salesman.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Sparks of Cherokee Village; two daughters, Tiffany Sparks and Darla Sparks Bryan both of Cherokee Village; one sister, Jane Eddings of Marion, Ark.; two brothers, Dude Sparks of Cherokee Village and Eugene Sparks of Austin, Texas; and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister June Sparks.
The funeral services were held on Sept. 10 at the Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola, Ark., with Bro. Paul White and Bro. Hershel Conley both officiating.
Burial followed in the Garden Point Cemetery in Etowah, Ark., with arrangements under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home of Osceola, Ark.