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Mrs Ida Leatrice <I>Benson</I> Sparks

Mrs Ida Leatrice Benson Sparks

Montague County, Texas, USA
Death 13 Nov 1979 (aged 75)
Clovis, Curry County, New Mexico, USA
Burial Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100094534 · View Source
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Services will be held tomorrow for Leatice Sparks, 75, of 140 Pecan in Rose Chapel at Gililland-Watson Funeral Home at 11 A. M.

The Reve. Russell Pogue, pastor of First Baptist Church in Spearman will officiate. Burial will be in West Park Cemetery under the direction of Gilillarnd-Watson Funeral Home.

Mrs. Sparks died Tuesday morning in her daughter's home in Clovis, N. M. after a short illness.

She was born August 2, 1904, in Montague County and was reared in the Progressive Community. She later moved to Oklahoma and in 1953 moved back to Hereford. She married C. E. Sparks, April 4, 1935 in Pauls Valley, OKla. He preceded her in death in 1957. She was a member of the Temple Baptist Church.

Survivors include six daughters, Flora Gene Flynn of Coos Bay, Oregon, De Anne Mobley of Vernal, Utah, Sammie Smith of Anchorage, Alaska, Mary Beth Shuttleworth of Pharr, Carol Sue Rutter of Clovis, N. M. and Sylvia Sparks of Clovis, N. M.; two sons: Darrell of Hereford, Nolen of Midlothian, Virginia; four brothers, Henry Benson and Haskell Benson, both of Hereford; Jody Benson of Dimmitt, Rufus Benson of Shamrock; 14 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.




  • Created by: Dianna K. Flynn
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100094534
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Ida Leatrice Benson Sparks (2 Aug 1904–13 Nov 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100094534, citing West Park Cemetery, Hereford, Deaf Smith County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Dianna K. Flynn (contributor 46517996) .