James Bernard “J.B.” Spencer, 84, of Collinsville, VA passed away on Friday, March 4, 2022. He was born on May 1, 1937 to the late Luther A. Spencer and Ethel Irene Nelson Spencer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Donald Lee “Buzz” Willard; brother, Cecil A. Spencer, Sr.; and sisters, Peggy Ruth Spencer, Virginia S. Hinch, and Beatrice S. Cobler.
He is survived by his son, James P. “Jay” Spencer; daughters, Lynne S. Morrison (Wally), Tessa S. Patterson (J.P.), and Teresa W. Terry (David); sister, Joan S. Burgess; seven grandchildren, Phillip Spencer, Justin Morrison, Michael Gordon, Ashley Hayzlett, Jordyn Willard, T.J. Willard, and Cole Willard. Also surviving are one great-granddaughter; numerous nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Rocky.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel with Rev. Don Reynolds officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. with burial at Pleasant Grove Christian Church Cemetery.
Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville, VA is serving the Spencer family. Online condolences may be made at norrisfuneral.com