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Haskell (Hack) Spears, Cumberland Co., KY (1931-2015)

He was a native of Cumberland County, KY, and a resident of Jefferson County, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Pitts & Inda Wray Spears and the widower of Hilda Perkins Spears. He leaves seven direct living descendants. He was a member of Mt. Pisgah United Baptist Church and a Welder and Assembler for the Logan Steel Company.
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Mr. James Haskell "Hack" Spears, age 83, of Summer Shade, Kentucky, formerly of Cumberland County, Kentucky, passed away on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Friday, April 17, 2015 at 2pmCT, in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY. Burial will be in the Bow School House Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky. The Family will receive friends from 11amCT on Thursday, April 16, 2015 until the funeral hour on Friday.

Haskell (Hack) Spears, Cumberland Co., KY (1931-2015)

He was born in Cumberland County, Kentucky on Sunday, October 18, 1931, the son of Pitts and Inda Wray Spears. He died Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at he age of 83 years, five months, and 27 days.

He was a member of Mt. Pisgah United Baptist Church and a Welder and Assembler for the Logan Steel Company.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Hilda Perkins Spears and his sister, Edith Moons.

He is survived by the following:
  • His sons and daughter-in-law, Harold and Peggy Spears and Kenneth Spears, all of Louisville, KY

  • His grandchildren: Tanya (and Charlie) Matthews and Ricky (and Hollie) Spears

  • His great-grandchildren, Isabelle "Izzy" Spears, Emma Matthews and Alyvia "Livie" Spears.
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Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Haskell (Hack) Spears, Cumberland Co., KY (1931-2015)

2015-04-16 - 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY - Photo Norris-New Funeral Home.

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