Mark Ester Spencer,109, departed this life on Sunday, June 28, 2009 at Sumter Health and Rehab Center, West, Sumter. Born in Jasper, Florida on September 15, 1899, he was a son of the late Levy and Josephine Sheba Spencer. He was member of Greater Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church.
He leaves to cherish his memories: a goddaughter, Evangelist Alzie L. Sherard; a god granddaughter, Denise Phillips; and a god grandson, Carlton Lee Sherard, Jr., all of Gaithersburg, MD; and a host of friends.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 noon, Wednesday, July 1, 2009 from The John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel, Williams Funeral Home, Inc., 821 North Main Street, Sumter, with the Rev. Frank Williams, Jr., officiating, eulogist, assisted by Evangelist Frances Miller.
The family will receive friends at the Hampton Inn, 1370 Broad Street, Sumter.
The funeral procession will leave from the Hampton Inn at 11:30 a. m.
Floral Bearers and Pall Bearers will be friends of the family.
Burial will be in the Greater Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Dinkins Mill Road, Rembert.