James Henry "Friday" Spalding, age 57, died Thursday, November 14, 2013. He was born September 3, 1956 to the late James Spalding and Sarah Elizabeth McElroy. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, James Timothy Spalding; two brothers, James William Spalding and George Hayden; six sisters, Mary Elizabeth Spalding, Mary Ann Spalding, Anna Marie Bell, Sarah Frances Bell, Kathleen Spalding, and Beatrice Bell; and his step-mother, Cleo Bell Spalding.
He is survived by one son, Shevar Cowherd of Louisville; two brothers, Robert Bell of Kansas and Cleotus McElroy of Louisville; five sisters, Thelma Elizabeth Smith, Kathy Porter, Sarah Ann Bell, Wanda Johnson, and Teenie Furman all of Lebanon; one grandchild, Marcus Yantis of Lebanon; and a special friend "Bowleg" Fannie Johnson of Lebanon also survives along with several cousins, nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for James Henry "Friday" Spalding will be conducted at 1:00 PM Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at the Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home with burial in the Tucker Hill Cemetery.
Family requests visitation after 11:00 AM on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.