In Memory of
1933 - 2018
Wille Mae Spinks, 85, was called home on August 30, 2018. She was born March 21, 1933 to Hattie Mae Coney and Cesar Ates in Abbeville Georgia, she is predeceased by both parents and one brother Jimmie Lee Ates. Willie Mae is predeceased by her husbands (Sherman Spinks Jr., 2004) with whom she had one son Larry Darnall Spinks, one daughter Cheryl Lynn Shaw (Billy). (Whitmore Cunningham Sr., 2011).
Willie Mae moved to Rochester at a young age. She worked for Bonds clothing store until she opened her own beauty salon, which was her passion until she retired.
Willie Mae loved the Lord and was a faithful member of The Church of Christ. Willie Mae loved studying the Word of God and teaching others. Willie Mae enjoyed traveling and gospel music. Willie Mae did fundraising to help students further their education. Family and friends were a very important part of her life.
Willie Mae leaves a host of stepchildren, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews and many other family and friends to cherish her memory.
Joseph E. Hall Funeral Home