Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
James Spencer

   James J. Spencer, 79, of Bay City died Thursday, April 19, at the Veterans Facility in Grand Rapids, following a long illness. A former Beaverton resident, he had lived the past 25 years in Bay City. Born in Deckerville October 20, 1893, he was a World War I veteran and a farmer. His wife, the former Bertha Shorts, died August 7, 1957.

   Surviving are a son, James of Little Rock, Ark.; and one sister, Mrs. Moses Ostic of Beaverton. Services were held Monday at 2:00 p.m. at the Hall Funeral Home, Gladwin, and burial was in Highland Cemetery. The Revs. F. E. Voller and Richard Spencer officiat.

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Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
MI Pfc. US Army WWI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
P:2 C:6
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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