Gladys Lillian Metts Sparre, 79, of Waynesville, Ga., passed away July 19, 2020, at her residence.
Gladys was born Oct. 31, 1940, to Mary Madeline Copeland Metts and Cecil C. Metts. Gladys grew up in Camden County, later moved to Glynn County then moved to Brantley around 2017.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Frederick John Sparre; her parents, Cecil C. Metts and Mary Madeline Metts; and two brothers, Cecil E. Metts and Kenneth D. Metts.
She is survived by two sons, Erik Sparre and Peter Sparre (Tonya); one sister, Christine Ray (Paul), 29 grandchildren and great-grandchildren; 39 nieces and nephews and numerous Camden County cousins including the Copelands, Berries, Herndons, Quartermans, Metts, Clark and Drury families.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday afternoon at Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Palmetto Cemetery.
Serving as active pallbearers are Jonathan Sparre, Scott St. Clair, Steve Brewer, Josh Underwood, Michal Futch and Elijah Busby. Honorary pallbearers are Roxie Brunson, Velorice Bowen and Judith Kelly.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edomillerandsons.com
Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
The Brunswick News, July 24, 2020
Published by The Brunswick News on Jul. 24, 2020.