Vera Joyce (Spell) Spence

Born: Sat., Dec. 6, 1930
Died: Fri., Jan. 2, 2015


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sat., Jan. 03, 2015
Location: Glenwood Chapel

Funeral Service

2:30 PM Sun., Jan. 04, 2015
Location: Bethel Baptist Church

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Mrs. Joyce Spence, age 84, of Glenwood died Friday morning January 2, 2015, at Emanuel County Medical Center after a brief illness.  

She was a native of Emanuel County and lived most of her life in Florida. She returned to Wheeler County upon retirement as a registered nurse in 1997.

Joyce is preceded in death by her husband Barney Spence in 1979.

Mrs. Spence is survived by her two sons Billy Spence and wife Jeri of Vidalia, and Ricky Spence and wife Linda of Dade City, Florida; two daughters Linda Bennett and husband Bob, and Dianne Zills and husband Jim both of Glenwood; seven grandchildren, several great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Spence will be held Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Bethel Baptist Church in Glenwood at 2:30 PM with Pastor Bob Corley officiating. Interment will follow in Swainsboro City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Glenwood Chapel Saturday evening from 6-8 PM.

Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service of Glenwood is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

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Goose & Kathy Griffin
   Posted Fri January 02, 2015
Billy & Jeri, sorry for your loss. You both are in our thoughts and prayers.

Doris Distel
   Posted Fri January 02, 2015

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Doris and Kevin.

We are so sorry for your loss Billy and Jeri

Aneda Cook
   Posted Fri January 02, 2015
Dianne, I am so sorry to hear of your lose. You have my deepest sympathy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Billy and Debbie Geiger
   Posted Sat January 03, 2015
We are so sorry for your loss we will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Wendy Cooper, RN
   Posted Mon January 05, 2015
So sorry to hear of Ms. Vera's passing. May the peace that comes from the memories of love shared comfort you now and in the days ahead.

Christie C
   Posted Tue January 06, 2015
I am very sorry to read of your family's loss. May the God of all comfort, peace and tender mercies be with you.(2 Cor. 1:3,4) Please accept my heartfelt condolences.

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