Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Head Spencer, age 88 of Cornersville, Tennessee, died Tuesday, October 31, 2006 in NHC Healthcare.
Mrs. Spencer was a native of Marshall County, Tennessee and daughter of the late Alf and Beatrice Fowler Head. She was a retired teacher with the Marshall County Board of Education. She began her education in Cornersville School, graduated from Middle Tennessee State University and attended George Peabody College. Mrs. Spencer was co-owner of Spencer's Market in Cornersville and she was a member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary, Marshall County Retired Teachers, Cornersville Garden Club and Cornersville United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Spencer in July 2004, she is survived by nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, November 3, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. from the Cornersville United Methodist Church with burial to follow in Beechwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday after 4:00 p.m. at Cornersville Funeral Home. Mrs. Spencer's body will be moved to the church Friday at 9:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Marshall County Retired Teachers Scholarship Fund c/o Mildred Van Horn 2226 Underpass Road Lewisburg, Tennessee 37091 or Cornersville Lions Club Scholarship Fund c/o Jeff Stewart 508 South Main Street Cornersville, Tennessee 37047.
Preachers will be Thomas Vann and Ray Hartman.
Pallbearers will be Danny Hanson, Mike Moneymaker, Fred Capps, Jeff Moneymaker, John Hanson and Jeff Stewart.
Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.