Krum~ Mary Margaret Martin Spurgeon went to be with our Lord on Thursday, May 28, 2020 in Denton.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 6, 2020 at Rock Creek Baptist Church in Mineral Wells with burial in Rock Creek Cemetery. Family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at 10:00am at the church.
Brother Gary Richardson will officiate.
Earth's loss was heaven's gain today as our dear Mama went home to her Lord Jesus.
Mary Margaret Martin Spurgeon was born on May 6, 1929, in Delwin, Texas to Travis and Nevada Martin. She was one of 7 children, all preceding her in death. Mary was raised in the Delwin and Paducah area. She spent many wonderful days with loving grandparents, Clint and Mary Leslie.
Mary was married to Charles Spurgeon of Mineral Wells, Texas on February 18, 1949. She worked at Stripling and Cox and Monnig's of Ft Worth for 13 years. She was a faithful SW Bell Telephone Co. wife for 38 years. Upon Mr. Spurgeon's retirement from SW Bell, they moved from Ft. Worth to Mineral Wells. They invested their retirement years at Rock Creek Baptist Church of Mineral Wells, serving in many leadership roles. Charles Spurgeon preceded her in death October 15, 2013. They were married for 64 years.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are her 3 children, Linda Spurgeon Payne, and son-in-law Jonathan Payne of Alabaster, Alabama; Max Spurgeon, and daughter-in-law, Martha Sue Spurgeon of Ft. Worth Texas; and Theresa Spurgeon of Krum, Texas; Her 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.
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