Maudine M. Spruill died Sept. 14 in Grass Valley. She was 84.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 18, at Hooper & Weaver Mortuary in Nevada City. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 19. Graveside services will follow at Sierra Memorial Lawn Cemetery. A reception will follow at Forest Springs Mobile Home Park.
Mrs. Spruill was born Dec. 13, 1923, in Bear, Ark., to Jack and Mattie (Moncrief) Reeves. She completed the eighth grade and had a lifetime of self-education. She came to Grass Valley three times before finally settling here in 1957. She married Frank S. Parsons on Dec. 24, 1940. She then married Ceabron “Ceabo” L. Spruill on Sept. 20, 1970. The Spruill’s built and owned the S&C Market in North San Juan and retired in 1980. It is now the Sierra’s One Stop.
Mrs. Spruill was a member of the Lions Club – North San Juan and Grass Valley, VFW Ladies Auxiliary, and The Red Hot Angels. She used to have a 1950 Chevy Coupe and enjoyed going to car shows. She was a plate collector and liked games: bingo, bunco and horse races. She also enjoyed social hours, Koffee Klatch, and ice cream socials.
She was loved and will be missed so much.
Mrs. Spruill is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Norma Parsons Holt and David of Grass Valley; son and daughter-in-law, Gary Parsons and Betty of Grass Valley; grandsons and wives Scott Holt and Debbie of Grass Valley, and Tim Parsons and Jennifer and their children Jordon and Courtney of Yuba City; granddaughters and husbands Dodie Holt Menet and Kevin, and Kimberly Parsons Hern and Joe and their children Austin and Shelbey, all of Grass Valley; great-grandsons Alex and Andrew Menet of Grass Valley; great-granddaughters Kayla Holt of Grass Valley and Makenna of Jacksonville, Fla.; stepson and wife, Mike Spruill and Maggie and their children Fred Wenk and Kara of Jacksonville, Fla.; stepgrandsons Jeff Lane and family and Gary Lane and family, all of Grass Valley, and sister, Edna Ivey of Little Rock, Ark.
She was predeceased by her parents, Jack Reeves and Mattie Reeves; brother, Norman Reeves; husbands Frank Parsons and Ceabron “Ceabo” Spruill, and great-grandson, Jacob Handy.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills or American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.
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