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William "Bill" Spencer

November 13, 1940 — April 10, 2022

Millington- William “Bill” Spencer, age 81, our strong, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother, passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2022, at his home.

Bill was born in Pontiac, MI on November 13, 1940, to the late William and Rosemary (Chambers) Spencer. He met the love of his life Rhenna (Berry) on a blind date. On December 3, 1960, they were joined in marriage and together they celebrated 61 years. Bill worked for General Motors, UAW Local 5960, and UAW International Staff Region 1 for several years. He was a faithful member of the Millington Church of God. He enjoyed fishing, camping, working in his workshop, and classic cars. Bill will be so dearly missed.

Bill is forever loved by his wife; Rhenna; two children: Brian (Gabirele) Spencer, and Duane (Sherry) Spencer; three grandchildren: Zachary Bahr, Cody Spencer, and Chirista Spencer; two great-grandchildren: Henry Bahr, and Hudson Bahr; one sister Lenora Butler. As well as several nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.

Welcoming Bill home to Heaven are his parents and stepbrother Jerry Spencer.

Bill’s family will welcome guests to Millington Church of God (4855 Barnes Rd. Millington, MI 48746) on Friday, April 15, 2022, from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. A funeral for Bill will be held at Millington Church of God on Saturday, April 16, 2022, at 11:00 a.m.; additional visitation from 10-11 a.m. In lieu of flowers please make a memorial contribution in Bill’s name can be made to a charity of one’s choice.  Share a memory with Bill’s family at

Bill and his family are in the care of Hanlin Funeral Home. Serving Since 1928. 4823 Main St., Millington, MI 48746. (989)871-4591.

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Friday, April 15, 2022

3:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Saturday, April 16, 2022

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