September 5, 1940 – April 5, 2021
Bobby Sparks, 80 years, of Cherry Fork, Ohio, passed away on Monday, April 5, 2021, at the Highland District Hospital, in Hillsboro, Ohio.
Bobby was born on September 5, 1940, in Silas Creek, North Carolina, the son of the late Vincel and Anna (Brickey) Sparks. Bobby was retired from a career in the United States Army, during which time he took part in the Vietnam conflict.
In addition to his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by a grandchild, Megan Arthur. Bobby is survived by his wife, Diana (Herrmann) Sparks, whom he married on February 1, 1967. Bobby also leaves a daughter, Deedra (Mike) Arthur, of Winchester; three brothers, Charlie Sparks, of Lawton, Oklahoma; Lloyd Sparks, of Dayton; and Roger Sparks, of Morehead, Kentucky. Bobby will be missed by his two grandchildren, Austin Arthur and Alex Arthur, and his great-grandchild, Adeline Arthur.
Funeral services for Bobby will be held on Thursday, April 8, 2021, at 1:00 pm, at the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home, in Seaman. The ceremony will be officiated by Dave Hopkins. Family and friends may pay their respects during visiting hours on Thursday, April 8, 2021, from 11:00 am until the time of the service, at the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Cherry Fork Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be provided by the Adams County Honor Guard.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home. Please visit us at www.wallacethompsonfuneralhomes.com to leave words of comfort for the family in our online guestbook.