Nancy Hendrix Spires

Nancy Hendrix Spires


Nancy-Hendrix-Spires-6-30-16Nancy Hendrix Spires

June 27, 2016

Date of Service: July 2, 2016

Interment Location: Southview Section


Nancy Matilda Hendrix Spires, Lake Butler, FL, entered into heaven surrounded at home by her loving and devoted family on Monday, June 27, 2016, following an extended illness. She was a loving, caring and gentle-spirited Wife, Mom, Nana, Aunt, Cousin and Friend. She was an active member of First Christian Church of Lake Butler, FL where she taught many years in the children’s ministry. Besides being a homemaker to her husband, children and grandchildren, she worked many years at Lake Butler Hospital as a registered nurse. She also served alongside her husband operating Spires IGA for over 30 years.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Thomas C. “Tom” Spires, daughter Shelly Spires Starling and husband Ricky, son Mike Spires and wife Sharlene, daughter Sara Spires Owen and husband Ken; Eleven Grandchildren: Zachary Starling, Amanda Spires Simmons, Christopher Starling, Trey Owen, Georgie Spires, Madeline Spires, Sara Allyson Owen, Matthew Starling, Andrew Starling, Amy Owen and Timothy Spires; sisters, Charlotte Hendrix Dugger, Elizabethton, TN, Janene Hendrix Allen and husband Bill, and Linda Hendrix Shelton, Kingsport, TN; a sister-in-law, Lila Spires Mader and husband Bob, Ocala, FL, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mrs. Spires was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Howard “Kim” Hendrix, Sr. and Sarah Viola “Sally” Treadway Hendrix, a brother, Charles Howard Hendrix, Jr., and sister, Elizabeth Dawn Hendrix Stover.
Visitation will be held at First Christian Church of Lake Butler on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 from 6 -8 p.m. Services will be Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 11 a.m. at First Christian Church of Lake Butler and Saturday, July 2nd, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Southside Christian Church in Elizabethton, TN. Services will be conducted by Art Peterson and Shane Collins in Lake Butler and Art Peterson and Michael Koruschak in Elizabethton. Friends may call on the family at the Spires’ home in Lake Butler, FL and at the home of her sister, Charlotte Hendrix Dugger in Elizabethton, TN.
Active pallbearers will be Zachary Starling, Christopher Starling, Trey Owen, Matthew Starling, Andrew Starling, Joey Mader, Joshua Mader, Jay Dugger, Charles Dugger, Curtis P. Dugger, Carmon Dugger, Jr., and Todd Bishop.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: Ashes to Glory Foundation, P.O. Box 532176 Livonia, MI 48153. Arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home, Lake Butler, FL 386/496-2088 and Memorial Funeral Chapel, Elizabethton, TN 423/543-3839.

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