Bobby Leonard Sparks, 85, of Sophia, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2021 at Randolph Hospice House, Asheboro.
Bobby was a native of Bumcombe County and served are Country in the US Navy. He was a truck driver for 46 years, avid NASCAR fan, enjoyed watching westerns, and loved working in his building. Each night Bobby would call each child ask about their day, tell them he loved them and goodnight. Bobby is preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Ola Mae Sparks, his wife Lois Jean Bartlett Sparks, sister, Mary Hissam, brother, Bill Sparks and grandson, Dallas Sparks.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, December 22, 2021 from noon till 2:00 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, 600 S. Main St., Randleman, NC 27317. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm in the chapel with Rev. Danny McMahan officiating. The burial will follow at Randolph Memorial Park with the Randolph County Honor Guard performing military rites.
Bobby is survived by sons: Mike Sparks, Mitchell Sparks wife Fe, and Roy Sparks and wife Le. Daughter: Sandy Bailey and husband Hubert; grandchildren: April, Bobby, Lorenze, Shaina, Elizabeth, Brent, Leslie, Eric, Bao, Amber, Krysta, and Kaylynn; 9 great grandchildren; sister: Barbara Ledford.