Maryada Elizabeth (Woodall) Spears(1923 - 2013)

Maryada Elizabeth Spears, 90
Maryada Elizabeth Woodall Spears, 90, passed away on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, in El Paso. She was born on July 20, 1923, in Kissimmee, Fla., to John and Rosa Bass Woodall.
She was married to the late Kermit E. Spears on Jan. 13, 1947. They lived in Cloudcroft where they raised their family.
Maryada is survived by four children: Cody Spears and wife, Carol, of Orlando, Fla.; Cory Nell Elson, of Cochiti Lake, N.M.; William Spears and wife, Teresa, of Denver; and Audrey Haggerty and husband, Brian, of El Paso. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at Hamilton O'Dell Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov, 5, 2013, at the James Canyon Cemetery, Cloudcroft, with Pastor Eileen Utton officiating.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Should friends desire, contributions may be made to the .
The Spears family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the funeral services.
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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Nov. 5 to Dec. 4, 2013