Johnny Sprouse, 77
OKEECHOBEE - Johnny Sprouse passed away November 18, 2021 in Sebring, Florida. He was born April 13, 1944 in Red Bay, Alabama. He was a member of Okeechobee Church of Christ. He enjoyed breeding Dutch Bantams to the standard of perfection. He was a Master Breeder and Master Exhibitor.
Mr. Sprouse was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie James Sprouse and Ocie Eaton Sprouse: eight brothers; and four sisters.
Mr. Sprouse is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Nellie Sprouse, of Okeechobee, Florida; son, Jerry Michael Sprouse, of Kittanning, Pennsylvania; one granddaughter, Jordan Sprouse of, Kittanning, Pennsylvania; brother, Bob Sprouse, of Burnie, Missouri.
Visitation will be 9 a.m. until service at 10 a.m. Saturday, December 11, 2021 at Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home.
Those wishing to leave a message of condolence may sign the register book at www.OkeechobeeFuneralHome.com
All arrangements are entrusted to the direction and care of the Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home, 400 North Parrott Avenue, Okeechobee, FL 34972.
Published by Lake Okeechobee News and SouthCentralLife.com on Nov. 24, 2021.