Sadie Ellen Spence, 95, of Front Royal, Virginia passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Lynn Care Center.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 11 AM at Maddox Funeral Home, 105 West Main Street, Front Royal with Rev. James Burke officiating. Burial will follow at Panorama Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Spence was born on January 3, 1924 in Shenandoah County, Virginia to the late James Samuel and Annie Irene Baker Wilkins. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Grover Lemuel Spence; two brothers, David and James Wilkins and three sisters, Marguerite Orndorff, Mary Miller and Pauline Fuller.
Survivors include her five sons, Grover L. Spence Jr. of Edinburg, Virginia, Irvin S. Spence of Bentonville, Virginia, Roger L. Spence of Winchester, Virginia, Charles A. Spence of Harrisonburg, Virginia and Harold E. Spence of Broadway, Virginia; eight daughters, Lillie L. Nicholson of Star Tannery, Virginia; Betty J. Cameron of Front Royal, Helen E. Fogle of Front Royal, Barbara A. Fry of Toms Brook, Virginia, Anna R. Ardinger of Front Royal, Linda K. Pangle of Strasburg, Virginia, Janet M. May of New Market, Virginia and Judy A. Wetzel of Broadway, Virginia; 33 grandchildren; 54 great grandchildren; 30 great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.