A MESSAGE FROM THE FAMILY

"Our hearts are broken"
OBITUARY

James Stanley Spencer Sr.

April 22, 1948September 16, 2020
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Mr. James Stanley Spencer, Sr. was born on April 22, 1948 in Abbeville, SC, the eighth child to the late Johnny Spencer, Sr. and Mary Frances Spencer. James graduated from J.S. Wright High School in 1968. He later was drafted into the US Army on October 13, 1968 where he fought in the Vietnam War until being honorably discharged on October 14, 1970. James was a loving, caring, devoted family man who loved his family unconditionally. There was nothing he wouldn’t do for his family or anyone he came into contact with. He was truly the life of any party. We all will miss everything about him. His passing has truly devastated everyone who knew and loved him and he will be missed unconditionally. James leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Mrs. Donna M. Spencer of the home; two daughters, Ms. Sherry D. Lyons of Abbeville, SC, Ms. Bria D Spencer of Charlotte, NC; five sons, Mr. James D. Lyons of Charlotte, NC, Mr. James Stanley Spencer, Jr. of Abbeville, SC, Mr. Ronnie Spencer (Melissa) of Abbeville, SC, Mr. Jovon D. Spencer of Abbeville, SC, Mr. Joshua L. Spencer of Charlotte, NC; three step-children, Melissa Brooks and William T. Brooks of Abbeville, SC, Latoya Thompson of Charlotte, NC; three sisters, Mrs. Rosa Bolden, Rev. Icy B. Gaymon and Sarah Spencer all of Abbeville, SC; two brothers, Mr. Johnny Spencer, Jr. and Willie Spencer (Mary Ann) of Abbeville, SC; six brother-in-laws, Melvin, Gregory, Aljr, Dennis, Troy, Allen; five sister-in-laws, Cathy, Yvonne, Shannon, Deidre, Sharon; 12 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, great-nieces, nephews, great-nephews and loyal friends.

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, September 25, 2020

  • Committal Service

    Thursday, October 1, 2020

Memories

James Stanley Spencer Sr.

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Shawn Spencer

September 25, 2020

Look at my big unk man this hit me hard right here we got so many memories man... Especially on the hill lol when I sit back and thank Lord knows I'ma miss you love you unk make sure you tell my grandpops wallace I said I live him save a spot for me unk live you and you truly will be missed

Mary Fortunato

September 25, 2020

Remembering My Uncle James always being their for Us; for my sisters and brother and I,
(Mary, Elaine, Ann, Joey).
There was never a time we called Uncle James and he wasn’t there. He was there Good times and bad times or have something crazy to say to make us laugh.
He was always there when we needed him the most, throughout our childhood and adult life.
We love you Uncle James and you will definitely be miss but never forgotten.
Love you Always from your sister Nancy,
Children and Grands.

Love You Uncle James Always

Barbara Moore

September 24, 2020

This is so very hard to know that we want see you here on earth anymore but you'll always be in our heart. It will never be the same because you was the prankster, joker and the life of the party. You kept everybody laughing. Now it's time for you to take your rest. Rest easy Uncle James until we meet again. Love you always and forever. Gone but not forgotten. Love Barbara Moore (Bobbie Jean) and Family

Darice Gaymon

September 24, 2020

Uncle James(Big dog)
I'm still in disbelief about your transition💔😢 you will definitely be missed. We Love you which you already knew that everytime we would talked, we said those words. You was a special Uncle that goes beyond for your family and we thank you for that. Take you rest Uncle James
We love you Darice, Tony & Keith (Kj)

Frances Adams

September 20, 2020

Been knowing the family for a very long time my condolences to the family and friends at this time praying 🙏🙏❤️

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