Charles A. Speer

Charles A. Speer, 84, died Nov. 23, 2015, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City.

He was born on June 9, 1931, in Pawnee County, the son of Lloyd Clayton and Amanda Blanche (Franz) Speer.

A resident of Scott City until 1965, moving to Modoc, he was a farmer and did custom work ranging from construction to contractor and custom cutting.

He was a member of the First Christian Church, Lions Club, Scott County Shriners, Masonic Lodge No. 284, and Odd Fellows, all of Scott City.

On June 10, 1951, he married Marilyn Butt in Dighton. She survives.

Other survivors include: three sons, Gaylon Speer, Overbrook, Gary Speer, Scott City, and Gordon Speer, Jetmore; one daughter, Jeanne Spradling, Baldwin City; four brothers, Gerald Speer, Garden City, and Jarold Speer, Delmer Speer and Roger Speer, all of Dighton; two sisters, Wanda Lee King, Glen Elder, and LaVona Perkins, Blue Springs, Mo.; 14 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parent, three brothers, one sister and one great-grandson.

Visitation will be Fri., Nov. 27, 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. 

Funeral service will be held Sat., Nov. 28, 10:00 a.m., at the First Christian Church, Scott City, with Pastor Scott Wagner and Pastor Steve Payne officiating.

Interment will be at the Scott County Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to the First Christian Church in care of Price and Sons Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Scott City, Ks. 67871.


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