Funeral service for Mr. William Wilson (Butch) Spray, age 70 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. David England and Rev. Van Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Lebanon Cemetery. Mr. Spray passed away Saturday at Centennial Hospital.
A native of Lincoln County, He was the son of the late J.D. & Effie Hale Spray. He retired from the National Guard after 20 years service and was the owner of Spray’s Termite and Pest Control. Mr. Spray was a member of the First Baptist Church, was past president of the Lion’s Club and was past president of the Tennessee Pest Control Association in 1998 and 1999 earning a lifetime achievement award.
Survivors include his wife Joyce Spray of Fayetteville, daughter Cindy (Gary) Lambert, sons Stan (Tammy) Spray, Chris (Brenda) Spray all of Fayetteville, grandchildren Lori (BJ) Jolley, Andrew (Lindsey) Williams, Kimber Lambert, Garrett Lambert, Brittany Spray, Abbey Spray, Ty Spray, Logan Mullins, Tyler Mullins all of Fayetteville, sisters Thelma Roberts of Lewisburg, Katherine (Billy) Hobbs of Fayetteville, brother David (Eloise) Spray of Etowah, NC, and 5 great-grand children.
Visitation with the family will be Monday evening from 4 until 8 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fayetteville Lion’s Club.