Sharon L.  Spencer
Sharon L. Spencer

March 20, 1942 - November 17, 2018
Resided in Paris, Illinois


Sharon Lee Spencer, 76, of Paris, Illinois, passed away at 6:15 a.m. Saturday, November 17, 2018, at Pleasant Meadow Senior Living in Chrisman, Illinois. She was a self-employed caregiver for many years and had previously worked at the former Zenith Co. of Paris.

She was born March 20, 1942, in Evansville, Indiana, the daughter of the late Rev. Ruel G. and Evelee (Morris) Braswell.

Survivors include four children, Robin (Pastor Brad) Porter of Dana, Indiana, Rhonda (Cliff) Murray of Paris, Scott Spencer of Paris, and Bobbie Sue (Russell) Rutter of Rockville, Indiana; a sister, Dorothy Jenkins of Decatur, Illinois; twelve grandchildren; and eighteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Braswell, and a sister, Peggy Elledge.

Mrs. Spencer attended Paris First Church of the Nazarene in her younger years. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

For those who wish, the family suggests that memorials be made to Pleasant Meadows Senior Living.


All services and interment will be private. Templeton Funeral Home of Paris is assisting with arrangements.

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Templeton Funeral Home in Paris
600 East Court Street
Paris, IL US 61944