The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


March 21, 2013

T. Luella Palmer

A memorial service for T. Luella Palmer, 93, of Athens, will be at 11:45 a.m. Sunday at Copeland Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery in Napoleon, Ohio. Spry Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Mrs. Palmer died Monday, March 18, 2013, at Limestone Health Facility.

She was born June 24, 1919, in Fulton County, Ohio, to Lewis and Blanch (Miller) Spiess. She married Ronald K. Palmer in 1939. She was preceded in death by her husband and all of her brothers and sisters.

Mrs. Palmer is survived by two sons, Darel Palmer and wife Barbara of Athens, and Alan Palmer of Fairborn, Ohio; one daughter, Robbin Palmer and Thomas Wicker of Reno, Nev.; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Copeland Presbyterian Church or to a favorite charity.

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