Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
James Spencer SR.


  James R. Spencer Sr.. 46, of 1920 Long Rd., Beaverton, died suddenly Monday, Sept. 23, while working in Detroit. Born in Cass City, Feb. 25, 1941, he moved to Gladwin County in 1973 from Detroit. Mr. Spencer was a self-employed sub-contractor for a heating and ventilation installation company. He served in the Marine Corps form 1958 to 1960. Mr. Spencer and the former Sharon Vipond were married Feb. 11, 1968, in Detroit.

  Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, James Jr. of Capac; one daughter, Holly Spencer of Beaverton; his mother, Mrs. Isabella Pond of Capac; a step-son, Michael McIntyre of Midland; a step-daugther, Mrs. Nicky (Kathryn) Searfoss of Gladwin; a half-sister, Mrs. Reta Brantley of Pontiac; and 2 grandchildren. Two brothers preceded him in death.

  Services were held Friday at 1 p.m. from the Hall Funeral Home, Gladwin Chapel. The Rev. Father Thomas Spitler officiated and burial was in the Arbutus Cemetery, Buckeye Township..

{Note: Actual Recorded Date of Death is: 09/23/1987. Name: James Spencer SR.}
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Arbutus Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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