Jul 3 2017
Dewey Charles Spaulding, 88, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017. He was born April 11, 1929 in Wayne County, WV to the late Nathan & Ella Spaulding. Dewey had lived in Jacksonville for most of his life. He was a Millwright with Milton J. Wood Company, a 55 year member of the Millwright Local Union #2411 and the Air National Guard. Dewey was also a member of the Good Samaritan Church, a Shriner, 32nd degree Mason of Ionic Lodge# 101 F & AM for 56 years and a member of the Scottish Rite. He was predeceased by 2 daughters, Faye Tanner and Janet Spaulding; sister, Thelma Saddler. Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Mary; daughters, Tammy Castleberry, Shirley Hazelett; special angels, Susan Copeland, Jane Bowen; sisters, Alma Caldwell (Harry), Flo Patterson (Pat); brothers, A.J. Spaulding (Debbie), Fred Spaulding (Sylvia), Bobby Spaulding (Gloria); grandchildren, Scott RuBright (Rebecca), Chris RuBright (Sherry), Jai McCormick, Steve Tanner, Daniel Tanner (Hope); 20 great grandchildren; 12 great-great grandchildren; numerous other family and friends. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 6, at 11am at North Jacksonville Baptist Church, 8531 North Main Street, Jacksonville, 32218, with Dr. David Thompson and Bro. Brandon Lane officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesdayfrom 5-7pm in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218, 714-1110. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Good Samaritan Church.