Jerry Sparks, 75

Jerry Sparks, 75, of Blue Springs, died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the North Mississippi Medical Center.

He was a retired auto mechanic, a Methodist and an Air Force veteran. He was an avid NASCAR fan.
Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at Waters Funeral Home in Baldwyn with Bro. David Hendrix and Bro. Phil Sparks officiating. Burial was in the Jericho Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Thelma Lee DeMastus Sparks of Blue Springs; two daughters, Lucy Sparks of Blue Springs and Tammy Moore (Alvin) of Jacksonville, Fla.; two sons, Bryan Sparks (Heather) of Blue Springs and Thomas Sparks of Blue Springs; three sisters, Barbara Voitoffer of Pontotoc, Janice McBrayer of Birmingham Ridge and Paulette Lindsey of Baldwyn; two brothers, Jimmy Sparks of Mt. Vernon and Freddie Sparks of Blue Springs; nine grandchildren, Mikyra Sparks, Tyshun Jackson, Quentin Knox Jr., Kane Sparks, Dylan Sparks, Dennis Sparks, Sylas Sparks, Mackinzie Moore and Chandler White.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Tom amd Lela Ladell Hendrix, and a brother, Phillip Sparks.