CHERRYVILLE - Jerry Wade "Doc Spoon" Witherspoon, 58, of 724 S. Mountain Street, transitioned in the comfort of Robin
John-son House surrounded by his family on Jan. 3, 2013.
He was born in Cleveland County on Dec. 18, 1954, son of Martha Witherspoon Mitchell and the late Johnny Thompson Jr.
Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Rudisill Chapel A.M.E. Zion church with burial to follow in City Memorial Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to the service at the church.
Ebony & White's Funeral Service is serving the Witherspoon family.
Published in Gaston Gazette on Jan. 5, 2013