Obituary: William "Billy" Dorris Spain Jr

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

William "Billy" Dorris Spain Jr., 82, of Mooresville, died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Marshall Medical Center.

Mr. Spain was a native of Davidson County, and son of the late William Dorris Sr. and Iva Madelon Pickens Spain. He was a retired roofer and member of the Mooresville Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Birdie Louise Williams Spain of Mooresville; two daughters, Lisa (Ronnie) Wright of Lewisburg and Dawn Spain of Mooresville; five sons, James Randall (Kathy) Spain and Timmy (Christy) Spain, both of Lewisburg, Tony (Susan) Spain and Barry Spain, both of Columbia, and Eddie (Ogla) Spain of Nashville; 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; and cousins.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Oct. 10, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Bryant Cemetery.