Phyllis N. Spencer, 90, of Kerrville, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019, at Brookdale Skilled Nursing Facility.
She was born July 9, 1928, to Duane and Iretta (Harrison) Neifert in Salina, Kansas.
She married her high school sweetheart, Albert O. "Jack" Spencer Jr. on June 6, 1948.
Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband, Albert O. "Jack" Spencer Jr., and her parents, Duane and Iretta Neifert.
Phyllis was a devoted wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, and great-grandmother. During her married life, she lived in Kansas, Nebraska, Texas, Tennessee and Michigan, where she was surrounded by many wonderful friends. She developed and maintained many of these friendships throughout her life. In 1987, she and Jack retired to Kerrville, where Phyllis was able to spend time with her family, volunteer at the Cottage Shop and volunteer with Peterson Hospital Auxiliary for 25 years.
Phyllis is survived by her brother, Jim Neifert (Sita) of Reston, Virginia; children, Nancy Cullum of Leander and Janet Patton (David) of Barksdale; grandchildren, Jason Morley (Kristine) of Magnolia, Justin Morley (Kimber) of New Braunfels, Stacy Patton (Rod Anderson) of Austin, Sara Kureska (Kirk) of Boerne, Kelcy Kalytka (Gordon) of Leander, Spencer Cullum of Oregon and Robert Patton (Beverly White) of Burleson; 16 great-grandchildren; and six nieces/nephews.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, with Father Bert and Father Mike officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to a charity of your choice.
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Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville.