9/9/15 —- Charles Austin Spaulding

Mr. Charles Austin Spaulding, age 80 of Manchester, Tennessee passed from this life on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 surrounded by his loving family.

Mr. Spaulding was preceded in death by his parents, Burke and Margaret Spaulding, and one great grandson, Ryan Spaulding.

He is survived by his loving wife of fifty-two years, Jean Spaulding, one daughter, Geneva Miller and husband Greg of Manchester, Tennessee, two sons, Layne Spaulding and wife Donna of Manchester, Tennessee, Chuck Spaulding of Manchester, Tennessee, one sister, Mary Lillian Thomason and husband Frank of Monroe, Georgia, one brother Billy Spaulding of Antioch, Tennessee, four grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.

Mr. Spaulding was a member of the First Baptist Church in Manchester, Tennessee for over fifty years. Mr. Spaulding was the owner and operator of the Spaulding Milling Company for many years. He was an avid sports fan. He enjoyed baseball, football, and wood working. Mr. Spaulding was a diehard Vandy fan and he liked to take in a game of pool. He exercised daily and enjoyed walking. His faith and his family were his life. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Memorial Services for Mr. Charles Austin Spaulding will be conducted on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 1:00 PM at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Dr. Brenton Cox officiating.

Visitation with the family will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel from 12 Noon until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the First funeral flower2Baptist Church Building Fund, 1006 Hillsboro Boulevard, Manchester, Tennessee 37355.