Emma Lorene Spence


DRY RIDGE, Ky. [ndash] Emma Lorene Spence, 87 of Dry Ridge, formerly of White Sulphur Springs, WV, passed away Friday, March 8, 2019 in Kentucky.
Born November 15, 1931, in White Sulphur Springs, to late Emmett Russell and Mabel Jewel (Ward) Grimmett of White Sulphur Springs.
Lorene was a devoted Mother and Grandmother. She enjoyed many years of working at Greenbrier Youth Camp with her dear friend Emilee. She was of Christian faith and member of Peniel Pentecostal Holiness Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Michael Richard Spence; sisters, Madge Lewis, Dorothy Page Grimmett and Ruth Helen Grimmett; brothers, Emmett Junior Grimmett and William Ronald Grimmett.
She is survived by her children, Sandra Ratterman (Mike), Larry Spence (Sheena), Jonny Spence (Linda); sisters, Betty Jane Cookendorfer (Mike) of Harrison Ohio, and Delores Comey of Cleveland, Ohio and brother, Glen Edward Grimmett (Janice) of White Sulphur Springs; Grandchildren, Josh Spence (Tabitha), Christa Reed (Joe), Brian Spence (Alex), Levi Spence, Jordan (Dominick) Prinster, Nicholas Ratterman, Matthew Ratterman, Jessica Shaffer (Alex), Brooke Hockenberry (Brandon), Samantha Hockenberry; and Stephanie Brewster Case. Great Grandchildren; Jordan Spence, Emma Spence, Charlotte Spence, Hunter Spence and Layne Shaffer; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Friday, March 15, 2019 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Funeral service will be held at Wallace and Wallace in White Sulphur Springs Saturday, March 16, 2019, at 11AM with Pastor Okey King officiating. Interment to follow in the McCreary Cemetery on Tuckahoe Road, in White Sulphur Springs.
In lieu of flowers, donations of sympathy may be made to Peniel Pentecostal Holiness Church or Hospice (Care Navigators of the Bluegrass).
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be made to www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com
Published on March 11, 2019
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