Obituary: Joe Spry Sr.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Joe Spry Jr. of 3787 Franklin Pike, Lewisburg, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2011, at his residence.

Mr. Spry was a native of East Fork of Twelve Pole, W. V. He was a factory worker and a Protestant.

He was the son of the late Joseph Spry Sr. and Gracie Spry.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Bonnie Sue Thomason; two grandsons, Joey Burk and Jason Burks Medel; and seven brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his wife, Betty J. Hall Spry of Lewisburg; two daughters, Tina Cole of Warfield, Ky. and Tammy Underwood of Lewisburg; and one son, Ray Cole of Lewisburg. Also surviving are seven granddaughters, nine grandsons, 12 brothers and sisters and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Sunday, May 29, at Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Rhonda Pace officiating. Following the service, Mr. Spry's body was cremated.

You may sign Mr. Spry's online registry at