Kenneth L. "Sparky" Sparks, age 66, of Crestview, passed away Monday, March 31, 2014 at his home, with his family by his side. Mr. Sparks was born in Milan, Ind. on Aug. 16, 1947, he moved to Okaloosa County in 1979.
Mr. Sparks was a retired chief master sergeant with 26 years of service in the United States Air Force, a member of AmVets Post 35, Past 1st vice president with the State of Florida AmVets and a life member of the American Legion.
His parents, Edward and Ruthie Sparks; a brother, Marion Sparks; and a sister, Judy Sparks, preceded him in death.
Survivors are his wife, Pam Sparks; two sons Darian Sparks and Lorin Sparks; one brother, Michael Sparks; one sister, Carole Thomas; and four grandchildren, Aleshia, Sean, Isis, and Tim.
A memorial service with honors is at 10:15 a.m. Friday, April 4 at Barrancas National Cemetery.
Arrangements were provided by Brackney Funeral Service, Crestview.
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