Zula M. Spurgers

Zula M. Spurgers

Zula Mae Spurgers, 96, of Camp Wood died on Nov. 12, 2018, at Uvalde Memorial Hospital.

She was born on Nov. 22, 1921, in Fox, Oklahoma, to LaNora (Carpenter) and John G. Wright.

After her marriage to Raymond Spurgers, the couple moved to Texas. They were married for 20 years.

The family says she was a loving sister, wife, mother and grandmother, and she will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

She is survived by three daughters, Janet Vernor of Camp Wood, Kathy Barrett of Montell and Emma White of Camp Wood; 18 grandchildren, Patrick Bradshaw, Kari Williams, Winston Willis, Derek Willis, Jerry Willis Jr., Amy Neagle, Renda Dean, Albert Taylor, Raymond Taylor, Weston Hearne, Elizabeth Castillo, Joseph White, Michelle Spurgers, Angie Spurgers, Danny Vernor, Mike Vernor, Patricia Mayes, and Melanie Harris; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren;  three nieces; and three nephews.

Spurgers was preceded in death by her husband; four sons, Jesse Spurgers, Lonnie Spurgers, William Spurgers and John Dwayne Spurgers; daughter, Clara Taylor; her parents; and three sisters, Mildred McDow, Anna Lou Goings and Christine Van Gingkel.

Pallbearers were Winston Willis, Grant Vernor, Mike Vernor, Dan Vernor, Dane Vernor and Heath Vernor.

A visitation was held on Nov. 19, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Nelson Funeral Chapel of Camp Wood.

Funeral services were held Nov. 20, 2018, at 1 p.m.  at Barksdale Baptist Church. The Rev. Carroll Vernor Jr. and the Rev. Scott Pomeroy officiated. A graveside service followed at 4:15 p.m. at Mount Hope Cemetery in Carrizo Springs.

Nelson Funeral Home of Camp Wood



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