Margurite Foster Morris Sparks passed away March 28, 2018
Margurite Foster Morris Sparks 1921-2018 Margurite Foster Morris Sparks, age 97 of Charlotte, North Carolina passed away on March 28, 2018 at Brookdale Cotswold Assisted Living in Charlotte. Margurite was born February 28, 1921 in Jackson County Arkansas to the late O.A. and Mary Anna Foster. She was married to John William “Buster” Morris until his death in 1945. She and her father purchased a farm in 1948 in Lawrence County, Arkansas. She moved to Minneola, Florida in 1972 with her parents. She worked a variety of positions in retail and hospitality and had her own alterations business. In 1986, She was married to Sydney Sparks until his death in 1993. She volunteered with her local hospital and the Methodist Women in Clermont, Florida. She was an active member of the Church of Christ. In 2000, she relocated to Charlotte. Margurite is survived by her daughter, Sue Eldridge; her granddaughters, Rachel Eldridge and Amanda Howard (Michael); great-granddaughters Laura Flores-Eldridge and Cassidy Howard, all of Charlotte; her sister Vera Hohn of Springfield Missouri and nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Second Harvest Food Bank.