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Robert W. Spencer, Jr., 79 passed away May 25, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Celebration of life service is Thursday, June 1, 11:00am followed by a graveside service at Restwood Funeral Home and Memorial Park 1038 West Plantation Drive, Clute, Texas. Please join us for a catered lunch in the hospitality room.
Robert was born in Freeport, Texas October 20, 1937 to Robert W. and Cora Spencer. He grew up in Jones Creek, attended Brazosport High School and was a graduate of University of Texas at Austin. He proudly served his country as 1st Lieutenant of the US Army. He began working for Merrill Lynch in 1963 and was recognized for his 50 years of service.
Bob is fondly remembered as an historian, sports enthusiast and storyteller. He loved life, family, long-held friendships, and seldom missed an opportunity to add humor to every area of his life.
He is survived by his sister, Ouida A. Capps, nephew Rev Ronald W. Capps(wife, Joan), niece Teresa Capps King(husband Mark), (Brenda Capps), great niece Alicia, great nephews Jordan(Angie), Christopher, Kenneth, Matthew(Marina), Cameron (Bekah), great-great niece Lydia, great-great nephew Louie. He is preceded in death by parents Robert W and Cora Spencer, and nephew Wally S Capps.