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Margaret Sanders Sparkman
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1948
Indianola
Sunflower County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 2011
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA


Margaret Viola "Peggy" Sanders Sparkman, age 63, passed away peacefully at her home on July 2, 2011. She was born in Indianola, MS, then moved to Greenwood, MS, and graduated from GHS. She attended MSCW (MS College for Women) and graduated from DSU (Delta State University in Cleveland, MS). She began her career in Jackson, MS and lived most of her adult life serving at several State agencies and retiring from the position of Postmistress of the MS State Capital in 2010.

Peggy was the loving mother of three girls, Mary Margaret Sparkman (Jay Fraiser) of Atlanta, GA; Sally Rabinowitz (Jason) of Pensacola, FL, and Janie Sparkman of Pensacola, FL; and three beloved grandchildren. She was also survived by her mother, Janie Carre' Dale of Greenwood, MS; her two sisters, Penny Sanders Varner of Vicksburg, MS, and Mary Sanders Hughes of St. Louis, MO, four nieces, and her aunt, Viola Brown "Pinky" Sanders of Greenwood. Peggy was preceded in death by her father, John Stansbury (Stanny) Sanders.

Visitation was at 10:30AM, July 9, in the Russell Annex at First United Methodist Church in Greenwood, MS followed by a memorial service led by the Rev. Glenn Seefeld at 11AM in the sanctuary.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Stansberry Sanders (1918 - 1972)
  Janie Harris (Sanders) Carre' Dale (1918 - 2012)
 
Burial:
Bayview Memorial Park
Pensacola
Escambia County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Christy McCranie Bare
Record added: Aug 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95842315
Margaret <i>Sanders</i> Sparkman
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