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LaDonna Yvette
Sparks (Drisdom)

September 14, 1974 – September 16, 2018

LaDonna Sparks
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Obituary for LaDonna Yvette Sparks (Drisdom)

LaDonna Yvette Drisdom -Sparks was born on September, 14, 1976 to the proud parents of Josephus and Frankie Drisdom. She was the only girl of five boys and the youngest of them all. LaDonna accepted Christ at an early age while she was attending Macedonia Baptist Church. She continued to serve God by joining Clark’s United Methodist Church in Bel Air, Maryland. LaDonna grew up in the city of Fontana. She went to school at Tamron Elementary, Marshell Junior High School and went on to Ganesha High School. After high school she was a proud student of California, Polytechnic state University.

In 1994 she entered the United States Army. During her service time LaDonna served in the Army as a (92A) Automated Logistical Specialist, she went on to receive many awards; 4 Army Commendation medal, 4 Army Achievement, 3 Good conduct medal, the 2 National Defense Service medal, Nco professional development ribbon., the Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbons with 2 otah leaf clusters and German Army Marksmanship Award Bronze Star. After leaving the military she continued to serve the nation by working for The Department of Defense, as a Logistic Supply Specialist.

LaDonna was assigned to the Commutations - Electronic Command in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. As a member of CECOM, she was always dedicated to ensure that the Soldiers and War-Fighters were always provided with logistic support. She was always committed to her education; she received her bachelor’s and Master’s in business Management with honors at Strayers University.

She leaves to cherish her memory, the Branches of her life, sons Ryan (Jenifer) Sparks, Cody J (Selina) Sparks, Jordan C. Sparks, DeAundre T. Drisdom and DuSharne J. Sparks Jr.; grandchildren Cain J. Sparks, Cruz J. Sparks, Cory J. Sparks, Gary Yonder and Garison Tomlin; brothers Frederick Coleman, Stanly Drisdom (deceased), Jeffery Drisdom, Josephus Drisdom (deceased), Carey Drisdom and James Dunn; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

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Service Information

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 11:00am
Macedonia Baptist Church
710 S. Hamilton Blvd.
Pomona, CA 91766

Interment Information

Corona Sunnyslope Cemetery
1125 Rimpau Avenue
Corona, CA 92879


  • Army Commendation Medal

  • Army Overseas Service Ribbon

  • Army Service Ribbon

  • Good Conduct Medal

  • NCO Professional Development Ribbon

  • National Defense Service Medal

  • US Army Achievement Medal

  • US Army

Memorial Program

We have provided a digital copy (PDF) of the Memorial Program that we supply at the time of the service. To Download this file please click the filename below. LaDonna Yvette Sparks (Drisdom) - Memorial Program
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