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PFC Jack Walton Sparkman

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PFC Jack Walton Sparkman

Birth
Ryan, Jefferson County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 27 Feb 1945 (aged 22)
Pangasinan, Compostela Valley Province, Davao, Philippines
Burial McAdoo, Dickens County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 58291158 View Source
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Army Service No. (ASN): 38341668

Reburial rites for Pfc. Jack W. Sparkman, 22, will be held Sunday afternoon, November 7, at 3 p.m. at the McAdoo High School Auditorium, with Rev. Lee Hemphill of Littlefield officiating.
Pfc. Sparkman was killed in action on Luzon, P.I., on February 27, 1945.

The remains will arrive in Lubbock Friday morning and will be carried overland to McAdoo for the services. The Allen Brothers Post No. 148, Lubbock, American Legion, will be in charge of the graveside services.

Interment will be in the McAdoo Cemetery.

Pfc. Sparkman was the son of Bertha Sparkman of Littlefield, former residents of McAdoo. He was a graduate of the 1941 Class of the McAdoo High School.

Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Bertha Sparkman, and two sisters, Mrs. L.B. Huckaby of Littlefield and Mrs. Winston Wofford of Lubbock.

Pallbearers will be former classmates. They are: Clint Formby, Ed Eldridge and Lawrence Tipkin of Lubbock; M.V. Cypert, Morton, and Raymond Harris and Howell Brantley of McAdoo.

©The Texas Spur, November 4, 1948
Transcribed June 7, 2005 by DCHC Members

Son of Elbert Clayton Sparkman


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