Marcia L. Spires (May 27, 1936 – April 1, 2011)

Marcia L. Spires, 74, of New Lexington, Oh. passed away Friday, April 1, 2011 at Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Oh.
Marcia was born May 27, 1936 in Zanesville, Ohio to the late William L. and Mary Smith Miller. She was a waitress, a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother & great-grandmother who will be greatly missed by family and friends. Marcia was a member of the United Pentecostal Church in New Lexington.
Marcia is survived by her sons: Jonnie and William Spires; daughters: Mary and Victoria Spires; sisters: Frances Hinkle, Patty Sumers and Mary Ann Jerig; 4 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild and a close friend Cory Lafollette.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John Spires, Jr.; grandson, Noah; and her brothers: Richard, Robert, James and William Miller.
Calling hours will be 2-4 and 6-8 pm, Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 W. MILITARY ROAD, Zanesville, Oh. Funeral services will be 10:30 am Wednesday, April 6 in the Snouffer Chapel with Rev. Richard Young officiating. Burial will follow at New Lebanon Cemetery in Junction City, Oh.
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