Age 86, of Canton went to meet her Savior on Sunday, February 5, 2012 surrounded by her family. Born October 7, 1925 in Newland, N.C. to the late Starlin and Jodie (Benfield) Calhoun. She was a Canton resident since 1946 and a member of Sword of the Spirit Faith Center. Preceded in death by her husband to whom she was married 61 years, Newton G. Sparks in 2006; one brother, Coye Calhoun; four sisters, Amey Sparks, Comeylee Sluder, Iris Cooper and Agnes Cooper. She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and Tom Jones of Fairmount, IN; one son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Regina Sparks of Massillon; four grandchildren, James Sparks of Canton, David (Elisa) Sparks of Massillon, Stephen Jones of Hagerstown, IN., Bethany Jones of Fairmount, IN; two great granddaughters, Kamryn and Kendyl Sparks both of Massillon; two sisters and brother-in-law, Clara Wise of Nebo, NC., Nell and Skeeze Cuthbertson of Crossnore, NC; numerous nieces, nephews and many friends and neighbors on 38th St. SW in Canton. Funeral services will be Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012 at 10:00 am in the Kreighbaum-Sanders Funeral Home on South Cleveland Ave. with Lucille's son-in-law, Dr. Thomas G. Jones officiating. Interment in Sunset Hills Memory Gardens. Friends may call Wednesday from 6-8 pm.