MR. SPARKS, 91, SUCCUMBS
Daily Corinthian Newspaper dated May 31, 1972 (Corinth, MS)
Benjamin Franklin Sparks, 91, died
May 30th at Extendacare Nursing Home in Knoxville,
Services were to be today at 3 p.m. at McPeters
Chapel with burial in Henry Cemetery.
Survivors include four sons, Lester Sparks,
Huntsville, Alabama; Luther Sparks, New
Albany, Missisippi, Floyd Sparks, Corinth,
Mississippi, Earl Sparks, Knoxville,
Tennessee; a daughter, Mrs. Estelle Mingolello
also of Knoxville, 7 grandchildren and 11 great
Pallbearers were Howard North, Adolph
Brawner, (can't read first name)
Haynes, Osteen Smith, Leroy
Gray and Herman Madden.