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November 1, 2013

Howard L. Sparks

89; Clarksville

Funeral services for Howard L. Sparks, 89, Clarksville, will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at Scott Funeral Home's North Chapel, Jeffersonville, with graveside service at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at Thompson Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery, Depauw. He died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, with family at his side.

He was retired from Indiana American Water Company where he was a loyal employee for more than 50 years.

 He was a loving and devoted husband to his wife, Helen R. Rothrock Sparks  for more than 59 years and was a dedicated father and role model to his children and daughter-in-law, Cheri L. Sparks, Clarksville, son, Kevin Sparks and Mindy L. Miller Sparks, Charlestown. His grandchildren, Hannah L. Sparks and Ethan A. Sparks were the light of his life. In addition to his wife, children, and grandchildren, he is survived by a sister; Jean Wise and her husband Gerald and brother, Paul Sparks.

 Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

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