According to Wikipedia,
W. Maynard Sparks was an American Bishop of the Evangelical United Brethren Church and of the United Methodist Church, elected in 1958. Birth and family He was born on 16 December 1906 in Rockwood, Pennsylvania, a son of the Rev. George A. and Sarah Sparks. His father was a pastor in the Church of the United Brethren in Christ . Bishop Sparks was married to Blanche May Frank Sparks, who died in 1989. They had three sons: Lynn , Fred of Elk Grove, California, and Robert of Lebanon, Pennsylvania. The Sparkses also had four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren .
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