Mrs. Betty Ann Spurgeon, 88, of Burlington, died at 10:50 p.m. Wednesday, August 10, 2011, at Bickford Assisted Living.
Born March 5, 1923 at her parents' home near Udell in Appanoose County, she was the daughter of Harry I. and Daisy M. Davis Moulton. On June 30, 1945 she married Clinton S. Spurgeon in Burlington. He preceded her in death on March 27, 2005.
Mrs. Spurgeon was a production worker at Chittenden and Eastman for 19 years, retiring in 1985. She was a member of First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and the auxiliaries of Moose Lodge 579, VFW Post 10102 and Eagles Aerie 150.
Survivors include two daughters, Connie Spurgeon of Davenport and Beverly (Edward) Murphy of Burlington; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two step grandchildren; one sister, Ruby Ballew of Moberly, Missouri and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, foursisters and fivebrothers.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Sunday, August 14th, in Lunning Chapel.
The funeral service for Mrs. Spurgeon will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 15th, in Lunning Chapel with the Rev. Dean Benton officiating. Interment will be in Aspen Grove ...[more]