Services for Carolyn Sue Sparkman, 76, of Tyler, who died on Saturday, May 30, 2020 in Tyler are scheduled for Friday, June 5, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home Chapel in Tyler with Bro. Neal Thurman officiating. Burial will be at Tyler Memorial Park Cemetery in Tyler. Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, June 4, 2020 from 6:00 to 7:30 PM at Jackson's Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Home.
Carolyn was born on February 24, 1944 in Norman, Oklahoma to Noel and Bertha Marvin. She was a member of University Church of Christ and taught Toddlers Sunday school class. She graduate from Canton High School and married John William "Buddy" Sparkman in 1962. She worked at Logtech for 16 years and was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Buddy Sparkman and son, Bill Sparkman. She is survived by her son, Stephen Sparkman and wife Tonya of Missouri City; five grandchildren, Sydney, Georgia, Lila, Blake and Alexis Sparkman.
Pallbearers will be Blake Sparkman, Blaine Slaughter, Michael Willis, Steve Hudson, Danny Brock and Richard Williamson. Honorary pallbearers will be Mark Meredith, Larry Brock, Tom Marvin and Jack Campbell.Read More