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Norris L. Spencer

February 14, 1922 ~ November 3, 2021 (age 99)

Obituary

SPENCER, Norris L., age 99 of LaVergne, Tennessee and formerly of Brooksville, Florida, died Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at his home.  He was born February 14, 1922 in Beattyville, Kentucky to William Jacob Spencer and Emma E. (Proffit) Spencer.  Mr. Spencer was former owner & operator of Spencer’s Standard Oil in Brooksville.  He was the first full time firefighter to be hired by, and ultimately retired from the City of Brooksville Fire Department.
 
Survivors include his son & daughter-in-law:  Charles & Kathy Spencer of Antioch, Tennessee; daughters & son-in-law:  Sheryl & Guy Warren of LaVergne, Tennessee and Julie Rodriguez of Brooksville, Florida; 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren and one great great grandson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret, parents, Jacob & Edna Spencer and 9 siblings.
 
Graveside funeral services will be 11:30am, Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at the Brooksville Cemetery.
 
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Services

Graveside Service
Tuesday
November 9, 2021

11:30 AM
Brooksville Cemetery
1275 Olmes Road
Brooksville, Florida 34601

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