Gerald W. Spence, 74, of Union, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood. He was a retired truck driver for Sadler Brothers. He was a member of Union Baptist Church. Gerald enjoyed working on old cars, especially his 32 Ford. He was a good carpenter, storyteller and never met a stranger. Most of all he loved spending time with his family. Gerald was a Vietnam Veteran who proudly served our country in the U.S. Marines.
Survivors include his loving wife of 50 years, Sally Ann Spence of Union; children, Steven Wayne Spence (Yvonne) of Atlanta, Georgia; Scott Alexander Spence of Melbourne, KY; Cyndi Dawn (Matthew) Henderson of Bardstown; 7 grandchildren, Erich, Cameron, Maddie, Lauren, Madison, Autumn, Stephanie and great-grandson, Lincoln.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Ollie Spence; brothers, Lloyd, Stanley, Cleve and Richard Jr.
Visitation is on Thursday, February 11, 2021 from 10:00 AM until the hour of Service at 12:00 PM all in Ronald B. Jones Funeral Home, 316 Elm Street, Ludlow, KY 41016.
Interment in Hebron Lutheran Cemetery, Hebron, Kentucky.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Union Baptist Church, 1985 Mt Zion Rd, Union, KY 41091.