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Russell Spence

October 25, 1930 — November 6, 2019

New Carrollton


In Loving Memory of Russell L. Spence


Sunrise: October 25, 1930
Sunset:   November 6, 2019

Russell Spence was born in Trinidad and worked as a bus driver until he migrated to the United States. Once in the U.S. he worked for Central Armature Works for more than 30 years. He was a faithful member of Trinity Moravian Church where he served on the Board of Trustees and he served food in the church's pantry. Mr. Spence loved listening to music and greatly enjoyed dancing as well. Football was his favorite sport "Go Skins". He also loved to play all Fours with his family and friends.


Mr. Spence leaves behind his loving wife Ella Spence, Caring children Lennox (Stacie) Spence, Phyllis Spence, Ricardo Spence, Kenwin Spence and David (Patricia) Bartholomew. Cherished sisters, Elizabeth Braddy, Martha Blake, Delma McClean, and Pearl Ryan. He also leaves to cherish his memory 17 grand children, 15 great grand children, 4 great great grandchildren, 8 nieces and nephews, and a host of cousins and friends. Friends may call at Trinity Moravian Church 7011 Good Luck Road New Carrollton, MD 20784 Thursday November 14, 2019 from 10 am until the service time at 11 am. The family wishes to invite all who attend the service to join them for a repass immediately following the service.

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