Vernell & Marvin E. Spiller
Texas Death Certificate
Marvin Edwin Spillers (male, white) was born 28 September 1909 in
Texas, the son of George M. Spillers & Tenny Southerland. He
worked for the railroad. He resided and died at his home at 305 N.
Preston, Van Alstyne, Grayson County, Texas., at the age of 65 years at
4:00 p.m. on 15 April 1975. The cause of his death was myocordial
infarction complicated by coronary artery disease. He was buried
at Van Alstyne Cemetery on 17 April 1975, under the direvtion of Flesher
Funeral Home. The informant was his wife, Mrs. Vernell Spillers.
Wednesday, April 16, 1975
Van Alstyne - Services for Marvin Edwin Spillers, 65, a retired employee
of Southern Pacific Railroad who died Tuesday at his home here, will be
held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Van Alstyne Church of Christ, conducted
by Grady Langford and Douglas Bickenbach, both church of Christ ministers.
Burial will be at Van Alstyne Cemetery under direction of Flesher Funeral
Mr. Spilleres was born in Texas, the son of Mr. and Mrs. George
M. Spillers. He was a member of the church of Christ. He married
Vernell Huffaker in 1934 at Sherman.
Surviving are his wife; daughters, Mrs. Betty Nell Fletcher Willsie
and Debbie Troxtell, both of Van Alstyne, and Mrs. Linda McNeesse of Richardson;
sons, Bobby Spillers of Alvarado, and Gary Spillers of Van Alstyne; sisters,
Mrs. Thelma Leverette of Ft. Worth and Mrs. Mary Ellen Parks of Melissa;
brother, Paul Spillers of Sherman; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.