A celebration of life for Bobby Joe Sparks, 75, of Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. The family has chosen cremation.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 10 A.M.
until time of services.
He passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019, at his
He was born December 31, 1943, in Cookeville, TN, to the
late Dewey Paul Sparks and Anna Mae Sparks. He was an
appliance repairman, and served in the U.S. Army.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Grandchild: James Paul Holloway; and 1 Brother: Dewey Frank
Survivors include 1 Son: Steven Mitchell Sparks of San
Francisco, CA; 2 Daughters: Barbara Pryor of Gainesboro, TN,
and Mary Lettau of Boulder, CO; 1 Brother: Charles Sparks of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Sister: Shelby Jean Kail of Cookeville, TN; 7
Grandchildren; and 2 Great Grandchildren.
Brittanny Barney and Mary Lettau will officiate at the services.
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