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Lewis "Herman" Spencer, 69, of Martinsville died Thursday, July 7, 2016 at his home. He was born November 23, 1946 in Martinsville to Orris E. and Ruth Watkins Spencer, both deceased.

Mr. Spencer was a Vietnam veteran who served in the U.S. Army and retired as an Information Technologist from Schenker Logistics in 2009. He was of the Christian faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Donald L. Spencer.

Mr. Spencer is survived by his wife, Gail Horsley Spencer of the home; one daughter, Lindsey Walker (Kevin) of Martinsville; two sons, Lewis Scott Spencer (Pansy) of Bassett and Ryan O'Neil Spencer (Amanda) of Horsepasture; three sisters, Sylvia Spencer Lewis (Michael) of Martinsville, Patricia Spencer of Bassett, and Phyllis Spencer Smith of Woodleaf, NC; two brothers, Alfred D. Spencer of Martinsville and Alvin R. Spencer (Becky) of Woolwine, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at Community Funeral Services, Ridgeway on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at 3:00 PM with burial to follow at Mt. View Cemetery, Ridgeway. Pastor Gary Martin will officiate. Military Honors will be presented by the Martinsville-Henry County Veterans Honor Guard. The family will receive friends from 6:00PM to 8:00PM on Saturday, July 9 at Community Funeral Services.

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Community Funeral Services, Ridgeway, VA is serving the family.