Oris Wendell Spoon, 76, of Columbia died Friday, February 8, 2019 at T. J. Health Columbia.
Born in Fairplay community of Adair County, he was the son of the late Mackey and Delva Bennett Spoon. Mr. Spoon was a member of the Old Concord United Methodist Church and a farmer in the Fairplay community. He loved spending time with family and attending church.
His survivors include one sister, Julia (Dallas) Hadley of Columbia; two sisters-in-law, Emogene and Carolyn Spoon both of Columbia; and several nieces and nephews, Lisa Corbin, Jamie Isabelle, Michael, Mark, Marty, Terry, Bruce, and Brandon Spoon.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Spoon and two brothers, Junior and Ernest Spoon.
The funeral service was at 3:00pm on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the McClister Cemetery. Visitation was after 10:30am on Sunday at the funeral home.
Rev. Pat Smith officiated, and Wendell’s nephews served as the pallbearers.