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Charles Spitzner

Sep 26th, 1938 - Nov 28th, 2019

Funeral: 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora

Visitation: 5-8 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home

Interment: Elmwood Cemetery


   Charles “Charlie” Everett Spitzner, age 81, of Flora, Illinois, passed away Thursday afternoon, November 28, 2019, at his home.

   He was born September 26, 1938, in Rinard, the son of Clarence Aden and Mary (Hale) Spitzner.  He was united in marriage to Sue Mattox June 21, 1958, in Louisville, and they shared 35 years of marriage until her death April 23, 1994.  He later married Sandra (Spurlock) Landrum on July 22, 1997, in Elko, NV, and they have shared 22 wedding anniversaries together.

   Charlie began working in the oilfields, and went on to a 42-year career at Jenmar in Flora, Kentucky, Utah, and even working on a month-long assignment in Australia.  He enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, and watching wildlife, especially looking for eagles in the countryside.  He was a past member of the Flora Eagles for a number of years where he served as President and Trustee.  Charlie enjoyed time spent traveling to places throughout the United States and spending time with family.

   He is survived by his wife: Sandra “Sandy” Spitzner of Flora; a son: Charles “Chuck” Everett Spitzner Jr. (Linda) of Rinard; a daughter: Christina “Chris” Diane Cook (Roy) of Xenia; a son: Gregory David Landrum (Aimee) of Nicholasville, KY; 6 grandchildren: Shannon (Bryce) Fehrenbacher, Nicholas (Bethany)  Spitzner, Danielle (Vince) King, David (fiancé Samantha) Cook, Lauryn Landrum, and Kody Landrum; 3 great-grandchildren: Benjamin, Nathaniel, and Bradley Spitzner; siblings: Joan Pearce (Bill) of Flora, Betty Brown (Rex) of Flora, Melvin Spitzner (Earlene) of Cisne, Bill Spitzner (Linda) of Flora, John Spitzner (Mary Hutchens) of Flora, and Mike Spitzner (Connie) of Clay City; a host of nieces and nephews that he cared a lot about and several other friends that he considered family also survive.  

   He was preceded in death by his parents and wife: Sue Spitzner.

   A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora with Brother Ernie Lewis officiating.  Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery.  Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home.  Memorial donations are suggested to Clay County Cancer Crusaders and will be accepted through the funeral home.  


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Linda Lybarger Kocher

November 29th

Mike and Connie, so sorry for your loss.

lois and roy landreth

November 29th

he was a wonderful man friend and neighbor

Reba Bullard Fry

November 29th

So sorry for your loss.

Jacquie Young Cooper

November 29th

Sandy,Chuck,Chris, and families I'm so sorry for your loss. Charlie will definitely be missed. Prayers.

Pam Glassford Smith

November 29th

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May God grant you peace and comfort now and in the days ahead.

Lester and Angela jordan

November 29th

Walking on the streets of gold now no more suffering or pain Rest In Peace

Reida Spitzner

November 29th

Uncle Charlie will be greatly missed by all of us. Prayers of peacing going up in these next days for all the family.

Phyllis Deaton Holbrook

November 29th

So sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers & thoughts.

Steve and Nancy Mink

November 30th

Wonderful man. Praying for all of you.

Sharon David

November 30th

Chris, prayers for you and your family. May God hold you close

Rick and Trudy Stanford

November 30th

We are sorry for your loss. Hugs to you all. He was a good man.

Shirley johnson

November 30th

Kind hearted man will sadly be missed by plenty RIP Charlie

Kayla & Kevin Steele

November 30th

Chris & Chuck Sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to your family.

Lisa (Spitzner)Stanley

November 30th

I am so so sorry for your loss. I know that Uncle Charlie has been greeted by God, Grandpa,Grandma and your momma with arms wide open. All his pain is gone. I pray that God gives you comfort and peace throughout the days to come. Love you all

Jill Lewis

November 30th

Prayers for your family at this time.

Gary and Debbie Perry

November 30th

Thoughts and prayers going out for the family. Sorry for your loss.

Judy Clemons

November 30th

with deepest sympathy and prayers.

Sonny Dale Carpenter

November 30th

So sorry for the loss, he was a good man

Bill and Brenda Britton

November 30th

Very sorry for your loss

Tammy Akes

November 30th

So sorry for your loss Chris. Sympathies extended to everyone. Hugs, luv n prayers.

Alan Buck

November 30th

Sympathy is extended to The Family. Sorry for Your Loss.


December 1st

So very sorry to all the family.. , God bless u all

Brenda Hohlbauch Ragan and family.

December 1st

So sorry for your lost. Prayers for all the family.

Mike Reed

December 1st

May God send comfort to the family and may they have Peace knowing he is with God.

Donnie &BarB Wood

December 3rd

So sorry to hear of Charlie's passing. We thought he was a wonderful guy. He always made us laugh. He had a heart of gold.

Adah (Spurlock) Arrowood, and Frank

December 3rd

So very sorry for our loss... thoughts and prayer for you and yours... Charlie will always be greatly missed in our memories, and his presence at family gatherings. We would have been there except for circumstance. Love you Adah



David & Judy Bryden
Larry and Judy (Pearce) Griffith
Nancy and Wes Cochran
Jacquie Young Cooper
Ginny Ashley
Bruce & Robbin Dickey
Kaylee Hamilton
Lee & Diane Blair
Troy Amy Chauncey Tyra Andrew Leonard.
Gary and Terry Lane
Lisa Carter
Ron and Carol Pruitt
Pam and Gene Nichols
Barb Williams
Frank, Adah, and Danita
Patty Barnard
Kim and Mycca Spitzner
Pam (Glassford) Smith
Kevin & Susan Moore
Newt and Carletta Noll
Doris Adcock Callahan
Reida Spitzner
Jim & Karen Williams
Darrell and Lynne Wilson
Larry Frost
John and Judy Lusk
Mike & Sheila Brown
Dale and Vicky (Cricelli) Milner
Rose Anderson
Cheri Laughlin Wildbur
Becky Holman Tanzer
All 70's Reunion
Debbie King Casell
Gay Sallee Forsythe
Mick & Leslie Spitzner
Linda & Dewayne Lawrence
Larry Peggy landreth
Ken & Tammy Haven
Alan & Charlotte Hickox
Sheldon and June Smith
Mona Bowen Zuck
Roy &Janet Bricker
Gina Martin
Kevin & Jana Henry
Walt and Doloris Brewer
Ted & Jackie Richardson
Cecelia Cardascio
June Kuenstler
Gary and Sherrie Kittle
DonaldE Fry &Sheery Evilsizer
Joanne Hillderbrand Rogers
Chuck & Nancy Buchanan
Ray & Jackie Evans
Carl & Paula Patridge
Norman Phillips
Sharon David
Rick and Trudy Stanford
Diane Caudle
Stan & Kathy Obrecht
Jamey Tolliver
Rose Dulaney
Shirley Johnson
Clara Booth
Steve Sessions
James F west
Eric and Lisa(Spitzner)Stanley
Kevin and Kayla Steele
Mike and Cindy Tatman
Patti Tackitt ORyan
Mike & Shirl (Pearce) Bily
Cory and Kristina Sessions
Johnnie Cox
Jerry "Butch" Erwin
Tom and Button Pemberton
Dave and Linda Thompson
Randy & Lisa Hargis
Helen and Ken Markham
Steve & Carol Oestreich
Brad & Jana Mugrage
Staci (Rinehart) Walden
Steve & Lisa Persinger
Mike and Kathy Kitley
Don & Ann Stoecklin
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Jim Brenda Thompson
Linda Harrell Judd
Gary and Debbie Perry
Joe Ellis
Joey Dean Hale and family.
Marilyn Stanford
Ferne Harrell
Dawn Rascher Cazadd
Tammy Akes
Bill and Brenda Britton
June Payne
Sharon & Steve Forth
Delberta Bowen
Walterene and family
Gary & Sharon Lagle
Pat Burt
Lowell & Brenda K Showalters
Mike Patridge and Jean Guerrettaz
Carl and Angela Hemrich
Tom and Button Pemberton
Snuffy & Liz Beard
Calvin and Anita Lake
Pat and Doreen Spitzner
Rick & Julie Bowen
charlie and karen sailer
Don and Ruth Ann Lusk
Robert and Regina Bricker


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