Danny Spainhoward, age 82 of Sweeden, KY departed this life on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at his son’s residence. The Edmonson County native was born on April 2, 1940, to the late Rev. Norman and Flora Lindsey Spainhoward. He was married to his devoted wife of thirty-two years, Brenda Kaye Johnson Spainhoward, who also preceded him in death in 1990.
Danny was saved as a young man and was the first of his family to join Brownsville General Baptist Church, where he remained a member until his passing. Danny retired after working many years in the maintenance department at American Sunroof Company. Prior to that, he had worked for Brownsville Garment Company and Firestone.
He leaves to honor his memory— his children, Terry Spainhoward (Janice) of Bee Spring, Jerry Spainhoward (Marsha) of Brownsville, and Flora Ellen Jones of Murfreesboro, TN; thirteen grandchildren, Terry Lee Spainhoward (Keisha), Nick Spainhoward (Maryjane), Diana Lindsey (John), Marcie Hack (Brandon), Jeremy Spainhoward (Maria), Sarah Griffith (Tyler), Michael Jones, Matthew Jones, Scotty Pilkenton, Cody Pilkenton (Amanda), Jonathan Vincent (Chasey), Brenda Jean Vincent, and Tyler Russell; fifteen great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Lewade Spainhoward (Vicki) of Scottsville, Johnny Spainhoward (Pam) of Glasgow, and Vertran Spainhoward (Linda) of Lindseyville, along with a host of nieces, nephews, extended family members, and friends.
VISITATION: 4—8 PM, Thursday, September 29, 2022, 9 AM—8 PM, Friday, September 30, 2022, and 9 AM—1 PM, Saturday, October 1, 2022, at Brownsville General Baptist Church
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1 PM, Saturday, October 1, 2022, at Brownsville General Baptist Church