Carolyn Elmore Sparks, 76, of Ferguson died at her home. She was born Dec. 27, 1942, to George Washington and Alma Dunn Elmore.
She is survived by her daughter, Cynthia Sparks (Darrell) Call of High Point; two grandsons, Jordan Call of Austin, Texas, and Lucas Call of Greensboro; and a niece and several nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her former husband, Jim Sparks; a sister, Kay Johnson; and three brothers, Ronnie Adrian Elmore, Jim Elmore and Kenneth Elmore.
She will be interred in a mausoleum at Scenic Memorial Gardens in a private service.