The Lusk Herald
September 9, 1965
Billy Spaugh, 89, Buried at Old Home of Manville
Billy Spaugh, 89, pioneer resident of Manville and brother of the late Addison Spaugh, died at his home in North Hollywood, Calif., on August 27.
The body was brought here by his associate and long time friend, Dr. Leroy Lee, and graveside services were held at the Manville Cemetery Friday. The Rev. James Davis of the Lusk Congregational Church officiated. Pallbearers were men who had known him during his earlier years here; Bus Gautschi, Orville Dryer, A. B. DeCastro, Lyle Fullerton, Everett Brooks and C. E. Marvin.
William Plum Spaugh reached the age of 89 on August 15. He was born at Nickerson, Kans. and came to this area before the turn of the century, and became active in the oil development of the Lance Creek area.
He was mayor of Manville for some 20 years, but left there for California in the early twenties. However he and Dr. Lee have been back here numerous times through the years in the interest of oil properties.
His only survivor is his wife Alice at 3953, Vineland Ave. North Hollywood.
Fern B. Alameda (October 3, 1919 - August 29, 1993)Angus Bennie Baker (February 25, 1890 - September 23, 1963)Angus Benjamin Baker (May 26, 1848 - June 26, 1916)Clara Augusta Baker (1854 - August 13, 1943)May W. Baker (December 3, 1891 - July 8, 1973)Rosa Delilah Blair (May 11, 1875 - November 16, 1955)Thomas H. Blair (March 12, 1859 - March 28, 1924)George F. Bradley (1875 - December 6, 1912)Clara Estelle Eutsler (August 14, 1890 - April 4, 1955)Edward Claude Eutsler (December 4, 1884 - July 9, 1945)Josephine B. Harris (November 2, 1882 - June 7, 1952)Ida Mary Hilsmann (May 26, 1894 - July 18, 1958)Don L. Jensen (February 14, 1933 - April 10, 2003)Rindy Dawn Jensen (December 7, 2001 - December 7, 2001)James Corbett Kennedy (January 7, 1895 - September 21, 1937)Alfred A. Nelson (March 20, 1938 - October 17, 2015)Billie Nelson (December 6, 1917 - December 11, 2005)Elmer H. Nelson (April 18, 1914 - April 5, 2007)Addison A. Spaugh (May, 1857 - December 23, 1943)Amos Lincoln Spaugh (January 13, 1861 - April 30, 1887)Annette A. Spaugh (October 15, 1908 - November 17, 1964)Mary Ella Spaugh (March 31, 1869 - July 11, 1928)Marjorie E. Vroman (May 14, 1912 - January 26, 1969)
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