February 23, 1940 - March 22, 2015
Gail Parker Sparkman, beloved wife, mother and “Mimi” went home to be with the Lord on March 22, 2015. She was born on February 23, 1940 to Howard and Evelyn Parker and grew up in Cleburne, Texas. She was a graduate of the University of North Texas with a degree in biology. She was devoted to her faith in Christ, her family and friends. She had a passion for teaching children about Jesus and the Bible. She spent over 30 years teaching Good News Club and working with children in the schools and church. Sweet Gail, as she was often referred to, was a loyal friend and prayer warrior for anyone who was in need.
Gail was preceded in death by her parents Howard and Evelyn Parker. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Jerry Sparkman; sons, Scott Sparkman and Kyle Sparkman; daughter Susan Sparkman Morgan and husband Shane; grandsons, Kolbe Morgan and Brady Morgan; Sister, Lousue Williams and husband Bob and nieces, Karen Nava and Cathy Williams.
The memorial service will be Friday, March 27, at 2 pm in the Worship Center of First Baptist Carrollton.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Living Proof Mission Tour of First Baptist Carrollton. To make a donation, go to fbcc.org/give and click on Online Giving, then select Living Proof Mission Tour in the dropdown box, or send your donation in care of the Financial Office, First Baptist Carrollton, 2400 N. Josey Lane, Carrollton, TX 75006.
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