Irene Spinner

Friday, April 21, 2017
Irene Spinner

Irene Marie Spinner, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Southeast Hospital.

She was born Sept. 6, 1939, in Morley, Missouri, to H. Wilburn and M. Marie Ervin.

She was the longtime store manager of Plaza Pawn in the Town Plaza in Cape Girardeau.

Survivors include a son, Tony (Sonya) Spinner of Jonesboro, Arkansas, and a daughter, Tana Howard of Cape Girardeau; five brothers, Louie (Janet) Ervin of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, John Ervin of Bloomfield, Missouri, and James (Katrina) Ervin, Loyd (Jayne) Ervin and Joe (Fay) Ervin, all of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Lorene Burford of Scott City and Loretta (Paul) Brown of Fruitland; and a grandchild, Trevor Howard.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Lawrence Ervin; and a sister, Janetta Sachse.

Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.

A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Donny Ford officiating. Burial will be at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be given to the Pat Burford Cancer Fund or the Linda Beard Rehabilitation Fund.

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