I thought you might find this bit from a Bedford, IA newspaper interesting.
Spencer, Louis Wesley Bedford Times-Press Thursday December 26, 1957 Out-of-Town Folks Attend Spencer Rites Out of town relatives and friends attending the last rites for L. [ouis] W. [esley] Spencer in Bedford Tuesday, included Mr. and Mrs. Troy Spencer, Mrs. Velma Gamet and two daughters, Loveland, Colo.; Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Gilbert, Des Moines; Ernest Spencer, Denver, Colo.; Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Bishop, Frank Buell, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Mullies, Kansas City, Mo.; Mrs. Evan Lee, Rich Hill, Mo.; Mr. and Mrs. Tom Stark, Albany, Mo.; Mr. and Mrs. Jim Hensley, Clarinda; Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Klopp, Corning; Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Cobb, Blockton; Mrs. Lloyd Morgan, Topeka, Kans.