Weatherspoon, Thomas (Tom) Jewell
64, passed away February 6, 2013 in hospice at Santé of Chandler. Tom was born in Clinton, Kentucky to Mattie (Manse) and James (Mose) Weatherspoon, Sr. He graduated from Kirkwood High School in St. Louis, MO and attended St. Louis University briefly before serving in the army
during the Vietnam War
. Tom recently celebrated 40 years with State Farm Insurance Company. Survivors include his wife, Sara Martinez, four sons Tim, Justin, Micah and Joshua Weatherspoon, one daughter Dawn (Aaron) Chisholm and three granddaughters Mattie, Bailee and Taylor Jewel Chisholm. Also surviving are two brothers Jimmy (Katura) Weatherspoon, of Baltimore, MD, Rueben Weatherspoon of St. Louis, MO and two sisters Barbara (Tommie) Weeden of University City, MO and Dorris Roberts, of Webster Groves, MO. He was preceded in death by both of his parents, his brother Joseph (Joe) Weatherspoon and brother-in-law William Roberts. A visitation will be held 5-6:30 pm on Tuesday, February 19 at Bueler Chandler Mortuary, 14 W. Hulet Dr. Chandler, AZ 85225 with funeral service at 6:30 pm.