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Gene W. Spears, 73

September 22, 2009

-SEPT. 21, 2009

WINTERVILLE, N.C. - Mr. Gene W. Spears, 73, died Monday, Sept. 21, 2009.

A memorial service will be held Thursday at 5 p.m. in the Church of Christ of Winterville, and a memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Church of Christ, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. The burial of remains will be in Rosedale Cemetery in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Mr. Spears, a native of Chambersburg, Pa., lived in Winterville for the past five years. He was formerly of Berkeley Springs.

He was employed with U.S. Silica Co. for 45 years.

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Berkeley Springs and Scottish Rite in Martinsburg, and of the Church of Christ of Winterville.


He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Mary Lois Spears; brother, David Spears of Lawrenceville, Va.; nephew, Daniel Reynolds of Farmville, N.C.; and niece, DeAnne Sumney of Mulberry, Tenn.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 930-B Wellness Drive, Greenville, NC 27834.

Arrangements are by Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory.

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