Josephine Spencer, 70, of Middle Island Road, Middlebourne, departed this life Thursday, December 28, 2017 in Sistersville General Hospital.

She was born in Joseph’s Mills, the daughter of the late James Franklin and Nina Underwood Travis Seckman.

Josephine was a Methodist and a former employee of the Council of Senior Tyler Countians.

Josephine is survived by her husband, David Spencer; two sons, Danny Spears and Jeff (Terri) Spears; a daughter, Loretta (Tracy) Freeman, all of Proctorville, OH; two step sons, Michael (Carissa) Spencer, Middlebourne, and Timothy (Amy) Spencer, San Diego, CA; a step- daughter, Kaye Lynn (Christopher) Gresham, Cheektowaga, NY; three brothers, Gary Travis, Robert Edward (Carol) Travis, Akron, OH and Joseph (Carole) Travis, Middlebourne; four grandchildren; one great- grandson; 11 step- grandchildren; two step- great-granddaughters, and one on the way; several nieces and nephews.

Family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Furbee Funeral Home, Middlebourne, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday with Pastor Louise Baker officiating. Interment in Spring Hill Cemetery, Joseph?s Mills.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at www.furbeefuneral