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Ronnie Lee Spencer

November 2, 1951 ~ August 29, 2019 (age 67)


Ronnie Lee Spencer, 67, of Flemingsburg, passed away on Thursday, August 29, 2019, at Fleming County Hospital.

Born in Lewis County on November 2, 1951, he was the son of Gracie Belle Logan Spencer and the late William Henry Spencer.

Ronnie was retired from East Kentucky Power after 37 years of service as a coal yard operator. 

In addition to his mother Gracie, Ronnie is survived by his wife of 37 years, Charlene Hester Spencer; his daughter, Dana Case and husband, Rod; his daughter, Krista Spencer and fiancé, Jonathan Whitt; his daughter, Holly Spencer; and his granddaughter, Cara Spencer.  He is also survived by his brothers, Roger (Diane) Spencer, William Henry (Bonnie) Spencer, Jr., Thomas (Kathy) Spencer, and Billy Ray Spencer; and his sisters, Debbie Cooper and Diane (Mike) Evans.

In addition to his father William Henry, Ronnie was preceded in death by his brother, James A. “Meathead” Spencer; and his nephews, Travis Spencer and Marky Dale Spencer.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, September 4, at Boone-Nickell Funeral Home with Bro. Tom Redmon officiating.

Ronnie will be laid to rest in Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Pallbearers include Chris Spencer, Dennis Cooper, Larry Spencer, Justin Flack, Aaron Flack, and Mike Evans.  Honorary Pallbearers include Charlie Glascock, Barry Daniels, Randy Vice, Doug Vice, and Marty Vice.

Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, September 3, at the funeral home.

In place of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to Shriners Hospital for Children (110 Conn Terrace, Lexington, KY 40508) and/or Markey Cancer Center (C/O UK Healthcare, PO Box 34184, Lexington, KY 40588)

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September 3, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Boone-Nickell Funeral Home
150 W. Water Street
Flemingsburg, KY 41041

Funeral Service
September 4, 2019

11:00 AM
Boone-Nickell Funeral Home
150 W. Water Street
Flemingsburg, KY 41041

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