Linda Jean Lunsford Sparks passed away on March 20, 2020 in Nacogdoches, Texas. She was born on May 30, 1937 in Nacogdoches to parents, Murris Lawson Lunsford and Jennie Loree Crossland Lunsford.
Linda was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She enjoyed antiquing, travel, playing dominos, and was a professional grandmother.
She is preceded in death by her parents; son, Wayne Sparks; sisters, Troyce Lambert, Jo Willson, Murvis Wilson, and Bonnie Shackleford.
Survived by her daughter, Teresa Coats and husband Buddy; grandsons, Tim Coats and Daniel Coats; granddaughter, Kimberly Frazer and husband Bryan; great-grandchildren, Ansley Harris and Lainey, Tathan and Molly Frazer; caregiver and best friend, Mary Yarbrough.
A private family service will be held.
If desired, donations may be made to Texas Children’s Hospital or the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are under the direction of Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, Nacogdoches, Texas.