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Eva Dell Morris Spencer

Eva Dell Morris Spencer, 94, of Hawesville, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Wednesday, August 2, 2023 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.  She was born in the Blackford Community in Hancock County on May 16, 1929 to the late Elvie and Katie Morris.

Eva Dell was a member of Mt. Eden Baptist Church and was a homemaker.  She enjoyed working in her yard and flowerbeds.

Eva spent much of her time volunteering at the Hancock County Help Office and helped with American Red Cross blood drives.  She was a member of the Hancock County Senior Citizens, serving 7 ½ years as treasurer and was President of Dukes Senior Citizen Center when they moved to their new location.  Eva Dell was also a member oh the VFW and was a Kentucky Colonial.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Otto Spencer; siblings, Louise Voyles, Ida B. Swihart, Darlene Voyles, Edna Mae Martin Lorine Swihart, Cletus Morris, Ralph Morris, Wilford Morris and Jesse Morris.

Eva Dell is survived by her children, Steven Morris (Rita) Spencer and Paula (Steve) Mason; granddaughters, Jaclyn (Reat) Haynes and Leslie (Andrew) Clark; great grandchildren, Shealyn Mason, twins, Lainey and Bailey Myers, Mason Clark, Preston Clark, Spencer Clark, Charlotte Clark, Trace Haynes and Oliver Haynes; siblings, Margie, Marshall, Wayne and Larry Gene along with many nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, August 6, 2023 at Mt. Eden Baptist Church with burial following in Serenity Hills.  Visitation will be held on Saturday from 1:30 pm until 5 pm at Gibson & Son Funeral Home, Hawesville Chapel and on Sunday from 1 pm until service time at Mt. Eden Baptist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Western Kentucky.  Share your memories and condolences with her family at

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