Jeffrey J. Spicer, 71, of Linton and formerly of Spencer, passed away at 9:05 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at his residence.
Jeff was born on Dec. 30, 1940 in Greencastle to Jearl Eli William and Olive Carol (Franklin) Spicer.
He was a retired truck driver, and had formerly worked at the Owen County Sheriff's Department. Jeff was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Member of Spencer Christian Church, and attended Faithway Bible Church, in Worthington. He was a life member of Spencer VFW 1405, former member of Spencer and Lyons American Legion.
Jeff is survived by his wife, Linda (Tucker) Spicer, Linton; children, Lindsey (Evan) Broshears, Bloomfield; Amber (Faran Lockenour) Spicer, Bloomfield; Steven Scott (Ann) Weaver, Mississippi; Kimberly Jones, Tennessee; Jeffrey Spicer, Jr., Missouri; step-daughter, Tara (Erik) Shonk, Spencer; 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren; half sister, Laura (Bill) Hoffman, Arizona; half brother, Pastor George (Sherry) Spicer, Arizona.
He was preceded by his father and step-mother, Jearl and Dorothy Spicer, mother and step-father, Olive and Coy Fulk, step-son, Paul Ryan White, one grandson and one step-granddaughter.
Funeral service will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 5 with the Rev. Terry Dowell officiating.
Friends may call at Welch & Cornett from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday, and 9 a.m. on Tuesday until the time of service.
Online condolences for the family can be made at welchcornett.com .