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Mr. Crispus L. Spikes, age 39, passed away July 19th, 2014 in Jacksonville, North Carolina. Cris is the son of Carolyn Hart Spikes, and the late Henry Spikes. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church where he served in the Youth Choir and Usher Board. Cris attended P.K. Yonge Laboratory School, where he participated in Basketball, Soccer, Chorus and Drama Club; he was also a graduate of the class of 1993. He was an avid sports fan and especially loved the Florida Gators. Chris was a graduate of Santa Fe Community College, and attended Bruton Parker College in Mt. Vernon, Georgia.

He is survived by his children; Quinton Spikes, Kayla Spikes, Kamryn Spikes, Kerigan Spikes, and Aviyon Horton, mother; Carolyn Hart Spikes, Gainesville, FL, companion; Ebony Thomas, Decatur, GA, a devoted aunt; Jacquelyn Hart, and numerous other relatives and caring friends.

Funeral Services for Mr. Spikes will held 11:00am, Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, Rev. Geraldine W. McClellan, Officiating; burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Chestnut Funeral Home, Inc., 18 N.W. 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601.

Mr. Spikes will repose in the Chestnut Memorial Chapel on Friday, July 25, 2014 from 2:00pm until 5:00pm, and on Saturday at the Church from 10:00am until the hour of service. A wake service will be held on Friday, July 25, 2014 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church. Family and friends are asked to meet on Saturday, at the home of his mother, Mrs. Carolyn Spikes, 2017 N.E. 16th Terrace, Gainesville, FL at 10:00am to form the cortege.


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Chestnut Funeral Home - Gainesville
18 NW 8th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 372-2537
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Published in Gainesville Sun from July 24 to July 26, 2014
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