1/31/15 — Alice Bernice Spry

Flower 12Mrs. Alice Bernice Spry, age 95 of Manchester, Tennessee passed from this life on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Mrs. Spry was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-nine years, Glen Oliver Spry, parents, Benjamin and Nellie Hughes, two sisters, and five brothers.

She is survived by two daughters, Barbara Spry Shemwell and husband Jim of Manchester, Tennessee, Louise Spry Hasty of Austin, Texas, one son Richard Wayne Spry and wife Kathryn of Nolensville, Tennessee seven grandchildren, Benjamin Shemwell and wife Kandy of Manchester, Tennessee, Michael Shemwell and wife Jenna of Wilmington, North Carolina, Susan Shemwell Randall and husband Travis of New Market, Tennessee, Adam Spry and wife Brandy of Charlotte, North Carolina, Alyson Spry Huff and husband Jay of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Richard Hasty and wife Annabel of Palatine, Illinois, Heather Hasty Yarbrough and husband Todd of Taylorsville, Utah, and nine great grandchildren.

Mrs. Bernice Spry was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Manchester, Tennessee. Mrs. Spry was a wonderful cook and she enjoyed sewing, quilting, and working in her flower and vegetable gardens. She was a loving mother and grandmother, her faith and her family was her life. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Memorial Services for Mrs. Bernice Spry will be conducted on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Reverend Mark Barron and Reverend Randy Brown officiating. Visitation with the Spry family will be held on Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel, Manchester, Tennessee.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 201 West Lincoln Street, Tullahoma, Tennessee 37388 or the charity of your choice.