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Obituary for James M. Spencer

James M. Spencer


James M. Spencer , 87 , died October 5, 2023 at his home. He was born September 16, 1936 to the late Forest Edgar and Sophie Violet (Hill) Spencer. He was raised in Machias, and then served in the U.S. Air Force for a few years. Following his discharge he lived and worked in several places including Maine, CT, MA, and western NY where he lived for about 20 years until returning to Machias in July of 2020 to live out his last days.

He is survived by a son Michael Pepin of ME & MA ; two step-children- Fred Pepin and Sherry Pepin of MA, and their families; two daughters- Lynda Nolan of FL, and Debbie Chenney of GA, and their families; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to his parents he was predeceased by a daughter Shirley Fields ; siblings and their spouses - Joseph Spencer, Lewis "Peanut" Spencer, Esther Spencer , Betty Wright, Barbara Bruce, and Stanley Spencer; and several nieces, and nephews.
Memorial services will be held 12;30 pm Wednesday October 11, 2023 at the Downeast Baptist Church ,393 Dublin Street, Machias. Burial will follow in the Longfellow Cemetery, Machias.
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