Pauline Burke Spurgeon, 86, of Kingsport, Sullivan Co TN, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 28, 2011, at Brookhaven Manor, in Kingsport.
She was a life long resident of Kingsport, TN, and a member of the North Kingsport Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Spurgeon; her parents, T. T. and Lillian Anderson Burke; two brothers, Zora Surgener and Emerson Surgener; and her twin sister, Juanita Burke.
Survivors include her daughter, Barbara Fitch and husband James Harold; her son, Michael H. Ross, all of Kingsport, TN; four grandchildren, Tammy Collette, Michael Fitch, Angela Fitch, and David Fitch; two great grandchildren, Benjamin Chappel and Lindsay Chappel; a brother, Harold Surgener, of Mt Carmel, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m., on Saturday, December 3, 2011, at Carter-Trent Funeral Home, 520 Watauga Street, Kingsport.
Funeral Services will follow at 7 p.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Pastor Tim Owen, officiating. Music will be provided by Clyde Surgener.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to North Kingsport Church of God, P.O. Box 3684, Kingsport, TN 37660
Carter-Trent Funeral Home, downtown Kingsport, is serving the Spurgeon family.