Reba Williamson Spires

Reba Williamson Spires, age 84, of 925 Ranch Road, and widow of Calvin G. Spires, passed away on Monday, May 12, 2014, at Laurens County Hospice House.

Born in Hartford, TN, she was a daughter of the late Robert Lee and Dora Ellison Williamson.  She was a member of Faith Baptist Church and retired from Lydia Mill.

Surviving are two brothers, Larry Williamson and Carl David Williamson, both of Laurens; two sisters, Martha Craine and Mary Sue Merchant both of Laurens; three grandchildren, Calvin Michael Spires, Shannon Spires Aiken, and Paul Lenear Spires, II; and a daughter-in-law, Cindy Spires.

In addition to her parents and husband, Reba was predeceased by her son, Paul Lenear Spires; two brothers, Ray Williamson and Bobby Gene Williamson; and two sisters, Pearl Parker and Jane Riddle.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Forest Lawn Cemetery conducted by Rev. Dan Compton.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary from 6:00-8:00 pm on Tuesday.

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