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Joyce Spurlock, 83, Boston, KY (1935-2018)

Mrs. Spurlock was a former truck driver, she enjoyed watching TV and enjoyed her pets.

Joyce Spurlock, 83 of Boston, KY formerly of Louisville, Ky and Fairplay, KY passed away Friday, September 21, 2018 at 8:09amCT at her home after a long illness.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY. Bro. Glenn LaFond will officiate. Interment will follow in the McClister Cemetery at Fairplay, KY.

The family request visiting from 1pmCT until 8pmCT on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

She was born November 4, 1935 in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Odus & Elva Wheet Mitchum.

She was preceded in death in 1998 by a husband, Ernest Spurlock, by three brothers, William Leroy Mitchum, Carmen Odus Mitchum & Charles “Mitch” Mitchum, and by one grandson Aaron Marcus Spurlock.

Mrs. Spurlock was a former truck driver, she enjoyed watching TV and enjoyed her pets.

She is survived by
  • One daughter: Angela (Tim) Crume of Boston, KY
  • Two sons: Larry (Shari) Spurlock of Parksville, KY, and Craig (Kyra) Spurlock Shepherdsville, KY
  • One sister: Elva Jean Brown of Paducah, KY
  • Grandchildren: Shannon Lynn Henson & Victoria Ann Spurlock
  • Step-Grandchildren: Timothy Lee Crume Jr., Jodie Marie Crume, Christine Sowers, Casey Hainline, Aaron Hainline
  • Ten Great Grandchildren
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to Hospice of Nelson County, 711 McDowell Blvd. Bardstown, KY.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Joyce Spurlock, 83, Boston, KY (1935-2018)

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