LEACHVILLE — Danny Ray Spencer, 57, of Leachville passed from this life Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, at his home. Born in Monette, he was the son of the late Tommy Spencer and had been a lifelong area resident.

Danny had been a longtime employee of Magnetek in Blytheville for 18 years before becoming an employee of Southworth in Manila as the shipping supervisor where he retired in 2007.

Danny enjoyed following politics and dearly loved his grandchildren.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Tracy Jeanette Lasater in 2013, and grandson, Landon Joseph Spencer.

Survivors include his wife, Macel Johnson Spencer of Leachville; his son, Robert Spencer and his wife Kara of Paragould; four daughters, Georgia Spencer of Leachville, Crystal Collins and her husband Gary and Christina Collins and her husband BJ, all of Etowah, and Jessica Avery of Manila; his mother, Barbara Roberts Spencer of Leachville; three brothers, Timothy Spencer and Don Spencer and his wife Nancy, all of Leachville, and Shawn Spencer and his wife Hidda of Jonesboro; two sisters, Tammy Jackson and her husband Chris and Regina Meacham and her husband Billy, all of Leachville.

He also leaves 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Graveside funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday in Leachville Cemetery with the Rev. Kevin Crider officiating. Burial will follow under the direction of Howard Funeral Service.

In compliance with state guidelines, face masks must be worn and social distancing must be practiced.