Private Loney Ester Sparks was born June 8, 1892 in Heiskell, Tennessee. Husband of Lucy L. Sparks. He was serving with Company B, 104th Infantry, 26th Division when he died of pneumonia on February 14, 1919. He was initially buried at the American Cemetery Rolampont, Haute-Marne, France.
He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.