Douglas Dewayne Sparks

January 18, 1970September 14, 2019

Funeral services for Mr. Douglas Dewayne Sparks, 49, of Wellborn, will be 3:00 pm, Friday, September 20, 2019, at Chapel Hill Funeral Home with Pastor Darryl Lee and Sister Betty Bishop will be officiating. The family will receive friends Friday from 1-3 pm with service at Chapel Hill Funeral Home. Mr. Sparks passed on Saturday, September 14, 2019 in Etowah County. Mr. Sparks is survived by his wife, Diana Sparks; children, Shauntel (Josh) Cosper, Cody (Jamie Leigh) Sparks, Eilee Sparks, Jessy Jones Sparks and Kelly Thames; parents, Floyd and Sandra Sparks; brother; Troy (Sherri) Sparks; granddaughters, Brylee Ward, Lennox Cosper, Arianna Sparks and Kayla Helms; grandsons, Bryce Pitts and Jacob Helms; nieces, Leighton Sparks, Crossley Sparks, and Brenlee Sparks. Preceded in death by grandparents; Cleave and Irene Silas, James and Marvelle Sparks; aunt, Dot Moore; uncle Michael Moore and Mack Sparks. Pallbearers will be Keith Dutton, Bruce Long, Derek Slick, John McNair, Hank Waites and Justin Caleb Griffith. Mr. Sparks was a master plumber, electrician and gas fitter at First Action Plumbing. He was a long time resident of Wellborn. He graduated from Walter Wellborn High School in 1989 where he wrestled and played football. He was a member of New Covenant Church of God. He was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend that would do anything for his family and friends and will be greatly missed.


  • Diana Sparks, Wife
  • Shauntel (Josh) Cosper, Daughter
  • Eilee Sparks, Daughter
  • Cody (Jamie Leigh) Sparks, Son
  • Jessy Jones Sparks, Son
  • Kelly Thames, Daughter
  • Floyd Sparks, Father
  • Sandra Sparks, Mother
  • Troy (Sherri) Sparks, Brother
  • Brylee Ward, Granddaughter
  • Lennox Cosper, Granddaughter
  • Arianna Sparks, Granddaughter
  • Kayla Helms, Granddaughter
  • Bryce Pitts, Grandson
  • Jacob Helms, Grandson
  • Leighton Sparks, Niece
  • Crossley Sparks, Niece
  • Brenlee Sparks, Niece
  • Cleave (Irene) Silas, Grandparents (deceased)
  • James (Marvelle) Sparks, Grandparents (deceased)
  • Dot Moore, Aunt (deceased)
  • Michael Moore, Uncle (deceased)
  • Mack Sparks, Uncle (deceased)


  • Visitation

    Friday, September 20, 2019

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, September 20, 2019


Douglas Dewayne Sparks

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Shauntel Cosper

September 17, 2019

Love you so much❤️
-your baby girl