Published 6:00 am Friday, November 26, 2004
Services for Jane Sparks of Forest are 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27at Forest Presbyterian Church with burial in Eastern Cemetery. TheRev. Jamie Germany and Rev. Robert Hays will officiate.
Visitation is today from 5-9 p.m. at Ott and Lee Funeral Home inForest.
Mrs. Sparks, 78, died Nov. 23, 2004, at Mississippi BaptistMedical Center in Jackson.
She was a lifelong resident of Scott County. She was a member ofForest Presbyterian Church for 65 years, where she was also amember and past president of Women In The Church. Mrs. Sparks was amember of the Hillsboro Homemakers Club, Scott County ForestryAssociation, Home Health Board and a past member of the GardenClub.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Ellis Sparks in 1994;and her daughter Oleta Joy Sparks in 1956.
Survivors are her daughter, Cindy Lindsey of Forest; her son,Allen Sparks and his wife, Virginia, of Brookhaven; her sister,Idella Ross of Columbus; six grandchildren; and threegreat-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Bert, Leon and Michael Sparks, O.B.Triplett, Josh, Ben and Brian Lindsey, and Joe Bergin. Honorarypallbearers will be Marion McCrory, Ham Stevens, Leon Jones, PatBarnes and Royce Windham.
Memorials may be made to Forest Presbyterian Church MemorialFund, P.O. Box 247, Forest MS 39074.