Jerrall Lee Spencer
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Jerrall Lee Spencer
  • November 21, 1933 - November 7, 2017
  • Cary, North Carolina

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Jerrall Lee Spencer, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and greatgrandfather passed away on November 7, 2017 at the age of 83. Jerrall was born to the late Johnny Spencer and Audrey Spencer Pleasants on November 21, 1933 in Person Co., NC.

He is survived by his loving Wife of 61 years, Wyvette Brown Spencer; Daughter, Elaine Tucker and husband, Ricky; Son, Mike Spencer and wife, Diana; Sister, Ann Talton; Grandchildren Josh Tucker and wife, Stephanie, Jenny Morris and husband, Hunter, Amber Spencer, Zach Spencer; great-Grandchildren; Noah and Bodie Tucker; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Johnny Spencer, his mother, Audrey Murray Spencer Pleasants, stepfather, Ralph Pleasants, his three brothers; JW Spencer, Filmore Spencer, and Ronald Spencer, sister, Rosalie Pleasants.


Jerrall has lived in Cary since he was 18 months old. His career began at Cricket Texaco alongside his stepfather Ralph Pleasants as soon as he was tall enough to reach the gas pumps. He became owner in 1969 and retired in 1994.

In retirement he enjoyed spending time with family and was an avid picker of all antiques, especially Winchester items, and an avid collector of single shot 22-caliber rifles.

A service to celebrate his life will be held on Saturday, No-vember 11, 2017 at 11:00 a.m., Westwood Baptist Church, 200 Westhigh St., Cary. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Westwood Baptist Church Building Fund or Transitions Lifecare. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.ApexFuneral.net.