Glenda Sparks Green, 75, was called from this life to her sternal heavenly home on Sunday morning, October 24, 2021. Beloved wife of Gary Green for 52 years, she was devoted to her family and to her faith in Jesus Christ, her Lord and Savior.
Born in Oklahoma City, Glenda was the last surviving child of George & Dovie Sparks. As a young woman she worked at a restaurant where Gary appeared one day and began to return frequently. Before long, while dating, Glenda was seeing to it that Gary would arrive home to an excellent home cooked meal. It wasn’t long before they married. Glenda loved cooking and she loved children. Glenda and Gary have 1 son, Greg, and were also foster parents. They served together for 25 years at the Baptist Children’s home in OKC. After retirement, Gary and Glenda moved to Sulphur, OK. They returned to OKC in 2017.
Besides her parents and siblings, Glenda was preceded in death by a step-son, Marshall Green. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Gary, her son Greg Green of OKC, step-son Jason Green and wife Diana of McAlester, OK, 5 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.