Marilyn Sue (Jones) Spradlin – Class of 1953 – February 22, 2015
Marilyn Sue (Jones) Spradlin, passed away Sunday, February 22, 2015 at East Morgan County Hospital in Brush, CO. Sue was born November 26, 1935 in Winslow, Indiana to Elwood and Mildred Jones.
Suzie, as she was affectionately called, graduated from Winslow High School, Class of 1953 in Winslow, IN on May of 1953. She met and married the love of her life Richard (Dick) Spradlin from Petersburg, Indiana. He preceded her in death August 7, 1968. She remarried and she and her new husband and children moved to Colorado in 1971 where she worked at and retired from Lucent Technologies. She spent the rest of her life enjoying traveling with friends and family exploring the scenic west.
Sue enjoyed floral arranging, flower gardening, doing crafts, especially artistic painting, and bargain shopping at garage sales. Her favorite time was spent with family and friends.
She is survived by two sons, John (Jeana) Spradlin and Larry (Rose) Spradlin; one daughter, Glenda (Rick) Olson; one brother, Don (Tanya) Jones, one half-sister, Linda Pettijohn; eleven grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. Also many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews that loved her very much.
Heer Mortuary and Crematory located in Brush, CO. are entrusted with cremation services. Friends who wish may make memorial gifts to the Sue Tomlin Memorial Fund c/o the Heer Mortuary.