Marguerite Spence

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Marguerite A. Spence, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 22, 2010, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center.

She was born Jan. 22, 1916, in Evansville, Ind., to John and Mary Rebecca McMillian Davis. Marguerite married Ted Rubel, who preceded her in death in 1974. She then married Earl Spence, who preceded her in death in 1984.

She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Rebecca (Otto) Goehman of Cape Girardeau; two grandchildren, Matthew (Robin) Goehman and Jacqueline Qualls of Cape Girardeau; six great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three sisters.

A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Lorimier Cemetery, with the Rev. Donny Ford officiating.

Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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