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Cletus Howard Sparks
Birth: May 16, 1933
Cherokee Falls
Cherokee County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1973
South Carolina, USA

The little girl is Cletus's 4th granddaughter, Larissa Starr, and she looks just like her mother Shuree Burgess.
Written by: Erlene Sparks Gore.

The young lady in the sparkling photo is his 1st granddaughter, Amber Speer.


Cletus was married to Erlene H Sparks. Cletus died at 40 years of age with heart problems that were discovered at birth. He was born with an oversized heart and the Dr. said that he would not live long. Cletus decided to prove him wrong and lived an very active and healthy life for 39.5 years longer than said.
He was the son of Joseph Elum Klum Sparks and Henrietta Banks Sparks. He had six sisters;Vernie Wilburn, Blanche Fox, Nellie Ramsey, Charsie Sparks, Margaret Boyette, and Gladys Mullinax and two Brothers;James Sparks and Odis Sparks.He was survived by his wife, Virginia Erlene Sparks and two children Ricky Howard Sparks and Wanda Shuree Sparks. He now has four grandchildren; Amber Shuree Speer,Robert Franklin Alexander Speer, Ashley Shianne' Paige Speer and Larissa Shuree Starr Black.
Cletus was the Service Manager at Derrick Motor Company. He and Harold Horne were the best Automotive Service technicians Union County ever had.They both had a "sixth sense" with cars and treated them as if the cars were patients and they were their medical specialist. Cletus was the son of Joseph and Henrietta Sparks
 
Burial:
Union Memorial Gardens
Union
Union County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Shuree Sparks Burgess
Record added: Mar 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8537467
Cletus Howard Sparks
Added by: Shuree Sparks Burgess
 
Cletus Howard Sparks
Added by: Erlene Sparks Gore
 
Cletus Howard Sparks
Added by: Shuree Sparks Burgess
 
 
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- Debbie Queen Lewis
 Added: Jun. 28, 2011

- Erlene Sparks Gore
 Added: Jun. 18, 2011

- Erlene Sparks Gore
 Added: May. 16, 2011
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