Obits: Marvin Eugene Spaugh

Published 12:00 am Thursday, September 18, 2014

Marvin Eugene Spaugh

Marvin Eugene Spaugh Sr., 80, of Daniel Road, Mocksville, died on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Glenn A. Kiser Hospice Home in Salisbury.

Born in Forsyth County on Jan. 26, 1934, he was the son of the late Harvey L. Spaugh and Jessie Whisenhunt Spaugh. He was also preceded by a sister, Bertha Allen. 

Mr. Spaugh retired from the furniture repair department of Drexel Heritage Furniture Co. after many years. He enjoyed watching WWE wresting and was a NASCAR fan, particularly of Brad Keselowski. 

Survivors: his wife of 46 years, Jo (Everhart) Spaugh of the home; 3 sons, Marvin E. Spaugh Jr. and wife Beverly of Lexington; Wayne Spaugh of Monroe, Ga.; Michael Spaugh and wife Sandy of Mocksville; 3 daughters, Carol Cartrette and Janice Spaugh, both of Monroe, and Linda Spaugh Robbins of Mocksville; 2 brothers, Ralph Spaugh of Booneville and Robert Spaugh of Yadkinville; 2 sisters, Margie Collier and Frances Varner, both of Mocksville; 19 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. 

The family received friends at Davie Funeral Service Chapel on Friday, Sept.12. A celebration of life service was conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 at the funeral chapel officiated by Pastor Shelby Harbor. Burial followed in the Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Frank Dobbins, Troy Dobbins, Shannon Robbins, Zach Spaugh, Nathan Spaugh and Gary Kirk.

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