DeWayne Spies, 57

Wednesday, September 29, 2004

DeWayne F. Spies, 57, of Plainview, Neb., formerly of Mountain Home, died Sept 19, 2004, at Grand Island, Neb., at the VA Hospital in Grand Island, after a battle with cancer.

Cremation was under the direction of Apfel-Butler Geddes Funeral Homein, Grand Island. Burial was held Thursday, Sept. 23, at Plainview.

Dewayne spent a period of his life being a long-distant truck driver.

He married Irma Dawson of Grand View and from that marriage four children were born. They later divorced and Dewayne returned to Plainview.

He is survived by: three sons and one daughter, Allen and Debbie Spies of Caldwell, Randy and Missy Spies of South Haven, Mich., Stacey and Blakie Spies of Mountain Home and Lisa and Patrick Wallace of Meridian; six grandchildren; two brothers, Don and Muriel Spies of Mountain Home, and Charles Spies of Brunswick, Neb.

He was proceeded in death by his father in 1976 and his mother in August 2004.