Maxine Brewer Sparkman

Sept. 3, 1923 – Sept. 8, 2018

Maxine Brewer Sparkman

Sept. 3, 1923 – Sept. 8, 2018


Services for Maxine Brewer Sparkman, 95, formerly of Fort Smith, Ark., will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at Gans Bible Church in Gans. Burial will follow at Gans Cemetery under the direction of Agent & Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.

She was born on Sept. 3, 1923, in Gans to Elizabeth Leona Taylor Brewer and Doc Britton Brewer and went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, in Little Rock, Ark.

She was married to Jack Walton Sparkman on March 27, 1944, in Sallisaw. She was a homemaker.

Survivors are one daughter, Dr. Cathey and Kevin Powers of Little Rock; one son, David and Nancy Sparkman of Tulsa; three grandchildren, Adam Sparkman of Santa Fe, N.M., Elizabeth Chael of Kansas City, Kan., and Jackson Powers of Little Rock; one great-grandchild, Summer Sparkman; one brother, Fred Brewer of Sallisaw; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack; her parents, Doc and Elizabeth Brewer; three sisters, Alene Pyles, Daphine Holder and Pauline Holder; and three brothers, Norman Brewer, Raymond Brewer and Curtis Brewer.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Holder, Bob Hill, Alan Holder, Adam Sparkman, Jackson Powers and Kelly Youngblood.

Viewing will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home in Sallisaw. The family will greet from 5 to 7 p.m.

The family would like to give special thanks to Parkway Baptist Health Center for all their kind care.

Sequoyah County Times

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