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Richard Wayne Spalding

November 25, 1962 ~ February 4, 2018 (age 55)
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“There is no pain Jesus can't feel
No hurt He cannot heal
For all things work according to His perfect will No matter what you're going through
Remember God is using You
For the battle is not yours, it's the Lord's“

Richard Wayne Spalding, age 55,  of 2162 Eleuthera Way, Elizabeth City, NC, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

A Service of Honor and Remembrance will take place on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the sanctuary of the Holy Trinity Community Church where Rev. S. Titus Stallings is Pastor and Rev. Katie Lamb will be officiating. Interment will take place on Monday, February 12, 2018 at the Albert G. Horton Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk, VA. A viewing will be held at the funeral home on Friday, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. 

He leaves to cherish and remember his love: loving wife, Linda Spalding, of the home; two daughters, De'Andris S. Spalding of Raleigh, NC and Jada M. Spalding of Elizabeth City, NC; three sisters, Kaye Martin (Rick) Tina Keene (Nathaniel) and Carol J. Spalding; seven brothers, Joseph R. Spalding (Jean), Jimmy Spalding (Sarah), Lawrence Spalding (Carolyn), Donny Spalding (Doris), Jessie Spalding (Iantha), Mert Spalding (Cheryl) and Charles Spalding (Ruth); and a host of aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

Final Care and Compassionate Services are being expressed with love, integrity and uncompromising dignity to the Spalding and connected families by Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations, Elizabeth City. 


“It's the Lord's, yes, it's the Lord's
Hold your head up high don't you cry
It's the Lord's, it's the Lord's
Yes, it's the Lord's“


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