Mr. Spencer Chavis, 71, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018 at his home. He was born May 20, 1947 in Scotland County, son of the late Gus and Sadie Wilkes Chavis.
Spencer was retired from the landscaping business. Spencer, in his earlier years, worked in the field of construction. He enjoyed working in the yard and spending time with his grandkids.
He liked to watch old westerns and loved to listen to Billy Graham preach. Some of his words of wisdom were “Mind Over Matter”. Spencer could quote the bible and always gave scripture as a way of helping people.
A memorial service is planned for a later time and will announced as plans are finalized.
Mr. Chavis is survived by his wife, Linda Chavis; children, Lorie Arnold of Jesup, GA, Darla (William) Mabe, Kay (Carl) Moates, and Michael (Terri) Odom, all of Rockingham; and a number of grandchildren and great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by a sister, Geneva Huggins of Maxton. Mr. Chavis was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Clara Smith, Lana Jacobs, Nancy Blynt Chavis, Elbert Chavis, Gus Chavis, Jr., and Chambliss Chavis.
Watson - King Funeral Home in Hamlet is assisting the Chavis family.