John Richard “Jack” Spates

John Richard “Jack” Spates

Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 15 Apr 1995 (aged 84)
Dickerson, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row A, Lot 40, Site 12
Memorial ID 40524352 · View Source
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- Joseph Roger Spates [1881-1950]
- Anne Essie (Barber) Spates [1888-1975]

Married Jeannette Cameron(Dryburgh in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA in 1936.

- Roger William Spates [1939-1992]
- Geraldine Ellen Spates Smith
- Janet Cameron Spates Hagan

Frederick News-Post - April 17, 1995

Mr. John R. "Jack" Spates, 85, of 16411 Comus Road, Comus, died Saturday, April 15, at home. He was the husband of Jeannette C. Spates, who died March 7.

Born Oct. 22, 1910 in Poolesville, he was a son of the late Roger J. and Annie Barber Spates.

Mr. Spates joined the Monocacy Lions Club in 1957. He was King Lion in 1960, zone chairman for District 22C 1961-1962, deputy district governor for 22C 1963-1964 and associate editor for District 22C news 1979-1981.

Surviving are two daughters, Janet Hagan of Severna Park and Geri Smith of Comus; a son-in-law, Jacob L. Smith Sr.; three grandchildren, Kellie Taylor and husband Steve of Comus, Scott Hagan and wife Joan of New York, N.Y., and Jacob L. Smith Jr., serving with the U.S. Navy in Japan; and one great-granddaughter, Ashley Taylor. Mr. Spates was preceded in death by a son, Roger W. Spates.

The family will receive friends 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, April 17, at the Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Road, Barnesville, where the Monocacy Lions Club will hold a memorial service at 8 p.m. Monday. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, at the funeral home. Interment will be in Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Frederick Memorial Hospital Home Health 400 W. Seventh St., Frederick, Md. 21701-4593.

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