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In Memory of

Billie Jo Spengler

December 6, 1934 - September 12, 2017

Obituary


Mrs. Billie J. Spengler passed away on September 12, 2017 at the age of 82.

She was born in Danville, Kentucky on December 6, 1934 to the late James S. and Vena (Colvin) Routt. Billie graduated from Huntingburg High School in Huntingburg, Indiana in 1953. In 1955, she married William E. Spengler. The family moved to Hampton in 1973. Billie worked in retail sales and banking. She enjoyed cooking (especially baking), sewing, reading, and visiting with her family and many friends.

Billie was preceded in rest by her husband of 59 years,...

Mrs. Billie J. Spengler passed away on September 12, 2017 at the age of 82.

She was born in Danville, Kentucky on December 6, 1934 to the late James S. and Vena (Colvin) Routt. Billie graduated from Huntingburg High School in Huntingburg, Indiana in 1953. In 1955, she married William E. Spengler. The family moved to Hampton in 1973. Billie worked in retail sales and banking. She enjoyed cooking (especially baking), sewing, reading, and visiting with her family and many friends.

Billie was preceded in rest by her husband of 59 years, William E. Spengler; her son, 1st Lt. Jeffrey W. Spengler; and son-in-law, Richard D. Mackey. She is survived by her sister, Nancy L. Merrick of Somerset, KY; her daughters, Ms. Karen A. Mackey of Hampton, VA and Mrs. Ellen J. Walker (Richard) of Blacksburg, VA; four grandchildren, Andrew B. Wedding of Gloucester, VA, Stacy R. Higgins (Joshua) of Hampton, VA, Corey E. Walker and Kara L. Walker of Blacksburg, VA; and six great-grandchildren, Makayla A. Rankin, Jorgia M. Wedding, Memphis J. Rankin, Wyatt J. Wedding, Joshua C. Higgins, II, and Judah B. Higgins.

A celebration of Billie's life for family and friends will be held 12:00 pm until 5:00 pm, September 23, 2017 at Billie's home.

Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to a charity of choice.

Friends are encouraged to visit www.parklawn-woodfh.com to share memories and words of condolence with the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, 2551 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666.