B.D. Spence

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

B.D. Spence, age 90 of Lewisburg died Thursday, November 24, 2016 at NHC Lewisburg.

Mr. Spence was a native of Midland community, TN, and he was the son of the late Samuel Mallard and Ora Novella Sanders Spence. He was a retired civil engineer from the State of Tennessee, and he was a member of the Berea Church of Christ where he served as an elder.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Daniel Wayne Spence, two sisters, Gertie S. Keiran and Margaret C. Petty, and brother, Ralph Thomas Spence. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Marcella Maupin Spence of Lewisburg, daughter, Peggy Spence (Ralph) Allen of Culleoka, son, Bill David (Carol) Spence of Lewisburg, daughter in law, Teresa Spence of Lewisburg, brother, John Thomas (Faye) Spence of Lewisburg, and life long brother in law, James Petty of Verona. Eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial following in Berea cemetery.

The family was at the funeral home for visitation on Friday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Saturday until the funeral hour.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Camp Woodlee.

London Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.