Robert G. Sparks, Jr.

Robert G. "Bobby" Sparks, Jr., age 72, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 29, 2011. Bobby was retired from the Airbase. He was preceded in death by his mother, Pauline Sparks McKenzie; father, Robert G. Sparks, Sr. and aunt, Francis Cupp.

He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Jackie Sparks; son, Rob Sparks; daughter, Kim (Bob) Richerson; grandchildren, Taylor Jones and Robby Sparks; stepchildren, Lynne Gresham, Beverly Arwood and Lawrence Phillips; first cousin, Richard Cupp.

Family and friends will meet at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Grandview Cemetery for a graveside service with Dr. John Franklin officiating.

The family will receive friends from 4-6:00 p.m. Thursday at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home, Maryville.

McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home, Maryville 982-6812