Anna Mae Spencer

DEWITT — Anna Mae Spencer, 87, of DeWitt, passed away at 10:05 a.m. on May 1, 2022, at Manor Court, Clinton.

Private graveside services will be conducted on Monday, May 9, 2022, at Oak Park Cemetery, Clinton, with Scott Marsh officiating.  There will be no visitation.  Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be directed to a church or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Anna Mae was born on January 28, 1935, in Kenney, the daughter of Mervin Dean and Blanche Marie (Mills) Fort.  She married Jesse Lee Spencer on January 4, 1952, in Kenney.  He passed away on January 13, 2005.

Survivors include her children, Terry (Connie) Spencer, DeWitt; Jeff (Kim) Spencer, Clinton; and Marti (Steve) Schultz, Normal; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and brother, Ivan E. (Ruthanne) Fort, Clinton.

She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings,  William Fort, Keith Fort, Joyce Punke, and Freida Weber.

Anna Mae and Jesse Lee made their home in rural DeWitt, where they farmed until his passing.  Anna Mae enjoyed reading, flower gardening, and quilting.

The family would like to thank the staff at Manor Court for their care of Anna Mae.

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