Virginia Louise Douglas Spaugh

Published 8:02 am Sunday, July 10, 2016

Virginia Louise Douglas Spaugh, 83, died Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home.

She was born Dec. 2, 1932, in Taylor County, Ga., to the late Frances Jewel and William Douglas. On Oct. 24, 1954, she married James Henry Spaugh and they celebrated more than 61 years together. For the past 40 years, they had made their home in Davie County. Mrs. Spaugh attended Bailey’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Advance and retired from the finishing department of Lexington Furniture Manufacturing.

In addition to her husband, survivors include: a son, J.D. Spaugh (Margaret) of Lexington; 3 daughters, Christine Burton (Keith Spry) of Advance, Tina Jordan Guthrie (Scott) of Mocksville, and Lillian Winfield (Larry) of Winston-Salem; brothers, Eugene Douglas (Marilyn) of Ohio and Charles Davis of Douglas, Ga.; sisters, Brenda Sue Law and Ann Palmer; 5 grandchildren, Michael Burton (Stephanie), Tiffany Zamora, Jimmy Spaugh (Shannon), Jonathan and Kenneth Jordan; and 10 great-grandchildren, Justin Spaugh, Kennedy Burton, Zoey, Miley and Stryson Zamora, Alyssa Turner, and Kaitlyn, Jensen, Tiffany and Terri Jordan; and a special niece and nephew, Barbara Gillespie and A.C. Spaugh.

Also preceding her in death: a son, Wayne Gray; 4 brothers, Johnny, William Jr., Bobby and Edward Douglas; a sister, Marie Davis; and a grandson-in-law, Fernando Zamora.

The family received friends at Davie Funeral Service Chapel Friday, July 8. The celebration of life service was conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9 in the funeral chapel, officiated by the Rev. Charles Turner. Burial followed in Bailey’s Chapel UMC Cemetery. Pallbearers were Brad Pack, Jimmy Spaugh, Jonathan Jordan, Thadd Johnson, Zeke Earle and Shawn Herfrin.

Memorials: Kate B. Reynold Hospice & Palliative Care, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, 27103; or to Bailey’s Chapel UMC, 772 Bailey’s Chapel Road, Advance.