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Walter James Spence
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1918
Casey Creek
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1996
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA

Funeral for Walter J. Spence, 77, of Waycross Drive will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at Barkes, Inlow and Weaver Funeral Home on Washington Street, with the Revs. Sam Mills and J. W. Whitlock officiating. Calling will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today and from 12:30 p.m. until service time Monday. Burial will be a Garland Brook Cemetery.

Mr. Spence died at 6:33 p.m. Friday, March 15, 1996, at Columbus Health and Rehabilitation Center.

He was a retired Cosco employee.

He was born in Adair County, Ky., Oct. 28, 1918, the son of Lucian and Laura Long Spence. He married Nellie L. Goodin Sept. 24, 1938. She survives.

Also surviving are daughters, Judy Hignite, Sheila Runner and Deborah Wilson; sisters, Melvina Mings and Mattie Spence, both of Scipio, and Ada Mitchell of Ohio; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Published in The Republic; Sun., Mar. 17, 1996.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Lucian Gleaves Spence (1879 - 1942)
  Laura Melvina Long Spence (1882 - 1956)
 
 Spouse:
  Nellie L Goodin Spence (1920 - 2008)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Alexander Spence (1903 - 1990)*
  Henry Jackson Spence (1905 - 1905)*
  Robert Glenn Spence (1906 - 1970)*
  Melvina Catherine Spence Mings (1908 - 1997)*
  Ada Mae Spence Mitchell (1910 - 1997)*
  John Lester Spence (1913 - 1954)*
  Everett Gleaves Spence (1914 - 1968)*
  Mattie Jane Spence (1916 - 1999)*
  Walter James Spence (1918 - 1996)
  Bessie Larvinda Spence (1918 - 1918)*
  William Cicero Spence (1924 - 1924)*
  Callie Elizabeth Spence (1924 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Garland Brook Cemetery
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Rich Kreiss
Record added: Jan 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12960145
Walter James Spence
Added by: Denby Brown
 
Walter James Spence
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Rest In Peace Walter, your 2nd Cousin 2 x's removed.
- Penny Spangler
 Added: Apr. 14, 2013
 
 
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