Eunice Spoonamore

Published 9:28 am Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Eunice Spoonamore


Eunice R. Spoonamore, 95, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 22, 2016. She grew up as Eunice Durr in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, born on April 11, 1921, at Beaumont Inn.

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She was the daughter of Roy A. and Pearl Darland Durr and sister to Samuel, Phillip, Hunter and Roy Junior Durr. Until his death, Eunice was married to William Leland Spoonamore and had four children, Richard, Linda, Virginia and Sandra. They had nine grandchildren, Deborah, Kathy, Melissa, Josh, Brad, Brandon, Brent, Cory and Ryan; and nine great-grandchildren.

Eunice and Leland shared many happy times together in several towns in Kentucky, Sarasota, Florida and Madison, Tennessee.

Eunice’s lively spirit kept her going strong for 95 years. Until a few days before her passing, Eunice enjoyed getting out of her house in Madison, Tennessee every day to spend time with her family and friends.

Funeral services for Eunice will be on Dec. 27, 2016, at Preston Pruitt Spurlin funeral home at 1:30 p.m. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Burial will follow at Bellevue Cemetery.

To honor her memory, contributions can be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation or Alive Hospice.