Johnny Paul Sparks passed away peacefully on November 27, 2019. JP was 83 years old, and had been living in Madison with his daughter, Felica Sparks, for the last 2 years. JP grew up and lived in Guntersville, Alabama.

JP served in the Air Force, worked for the government as a project manager for the Patriot Missile Program and enjoyed fishing, golfing and was a huge Crimson Tide fan.

JP is survived by his daughter, Felica. He is also survived by extended family, Sherry Harrison, Brownie Harrison, Christi Harrison, Brooke Peek and Harrison Skinner.

Johnny was preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, Ramona Sparks; his son, Steve Sparks; his mother Mittie Belle Sparks; father Buster Sparks; and sister Sissy Willis.

The family hosted a Celebration of Life on December 3 at The Glover in Guntersville.

The family asks in lieu of flowers, please donate to the Huntsville Hospital Outpatient Caring for Life facility.