Realtor® Bud Sparshott Passes Away
Walter "Bud" Sparshott, age 75, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2015. He served 32 years in the US Navy retiring as a Command Master Chief. After retirment he owned and operated Century 21 Southern Homes Realty Inc. and Southern Homes Realty LLC for over 25 years. He was well respected in the community, having been a part of many organizations. He will be missed. Bud is preceded in death by his parents Walter Sparshott and Beula Sparshott; son Kenneth Sparshott and daughter Gaile Ann Sparshott. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Nancy Sparshott; daughter, Scarlett (Dan) Tullos; grandson, Braden Shockley and granddaughter, Athena Graves. Funeral service swill be held at 9:30am on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North. The family will receive friends from 8:30am to 9:30am. Interment will take place following the service at Barrancas National Cemetery. Faith Chapel Funeral Home North, 1000 S. Hwy 20 Cantonment, FL is in charge of arrangements. You may express your condolences online at www.fcfhs.com
PAR Closed For Memorial Day
The PAR Office will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, May 26th.
Make a note of it...Florida Realtors Tech Helpline Now Available Sunday
Tech Helpline extended its hours and will help solve your tech issues 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays (same as Sat. hours; 9-8 weekdays). Learn more about this free member benefit.
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The Longest Day
The Pensacola Association of REALTORS Community Relations Committee is supporting the Alzheimer's Association by hosting The Longest Day of Open Houses. In a symbolic gesture, on the summer solstice and longest day of the year, please click here., we will highlight the foremost listings of top fundraising teams and agents, by hosting The Longest Day of Open Houses. To learn more about being a part of this event,
RPAC $500 Visa Gift Card Drawing Is Currently Underway!
Not one, but two $500 VISA Gift Cards will be given away at the July 23rd PAR Membership Luncheon. Tickets are $99 each and can be purchased at the PAR office either in person or by phone (434-5507) or at the March, April, May, June and July PAR Membership Luncheons. Ticket sales will end at 11:30am on July 23, 2015 at the PAR Membership luncheon where the winning tickets will be drawn! **Each entrant is permitted to purchase up to two tickets and is not required to be in attendance at the July 23rd Membership Luncheon** All ticket purchases go directly towards your 2015 RPAC investment.