James O. Spires of the Alvadore community, passed away April 6, 1967 at the age of 84.He was born at Quincy, Ill. In 1873, and had been a resident of Lane County since 1920.He was known to his many friends as Oscar.He was united in marriage to Helen Powell at Vancouver, Wash. Sept. 29, 1954.He served as pastor of the Church of God, Seventh-Day on Waite Street, Eugene. He was a member of the Sacred Name Faith and the IOOF Lodge, in Hockinson, Wash. Surviving are his wife Helen, one son Orville of Eugene; 2 sisters, Lena Buchanan and Olive Fair, both of Vancouver, Wash. Funeral services were held Monday April 10 at 10AM at the Junction City Chapel of Murphy’s Funeral Home. Elders Clisdol Ruffin and Marion Cox officiated.Interment was in Sifton Cemetery in Vancouver, Washington.West Lane NewsApril 20, 1967, Veneta, Oregon This obit came from a book project I’m working on, I don’t know anything else about this person, or other obits in this area.