George Lester Spencer, 96

Published 8:11 am Tuesday, August 8, 2023

George Lester Spencer, 96, widower of Emma Jean Burch Spencer after 56 years, passed away, Wednesday, August 2, 2023. Born April 2, 1927, in Long Shoal, Lee County, he was the son of the late Earl Clayton and Nannie Jane McIntosh Spencer. He was a retired factory worker from Rockwell International. He served in the United States Navy in WWII and later served in the United States Army.

Mr. Spencer is survived by his two sons, Paul (Josephine) Spencer and Greg Spencer both of Winchester; six grandchildren, Kayla Watts, Allyson (Blake) Hardeman, Brandon Woosley, all of Winchester, Crystal (Nathan) Dieckmann, Lucas (Kara) Spencer, Whitney (Wade) Brodt, all of Indiana; nine great grandchildren and one on the way.

Services will be held at 1:00pm on Friday, August 4, 2023 at the Leon Pace Memorial Chapel next to Scobee Funeral Home by Bro. Billy Keller. Burial to follow in the Winchester Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Blake Hardeman, Brandon Woosley, Wade Brodt, Lucas Spencer, Foster Taulbee, and Michael Smyth.

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Visitation will begin at 12:00pm until the time of service. Online guestbook at