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Terrill "TJ" Jay Spach

May 22, 1934 ~ August 17, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old


Terrill Jay Spach (TJ), age 89, of Ocean Isle Beach, NC passed away on August 17th, 2023 in the McLeod Seacoast Medical Center, Little River, SC.

Born in on May 22, 1934 in Canton, OH, TJ was the son of the late Russell N. And Ruth Terrill Spach. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Marilyn Marie Spach, two brothers, Richard Noels Spach and Jack Spach. TJ was survived by his youngest brother, Mark Spach (Rose), His three sons, Steve (Debby), Dave and Jimmy (Becky), and several Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

TJ was a US Army veteran and served at the end of the Korean War. He was a electrician at General Tire in Akron, Ohio, A Realtor of Century 21- Sunset Realty, A local business owner of Pizza-atta-da-Beach on Sunset Beach Island and most recently was a retired store manager for the Ocean Isle Beach, ABC Store. Tj and his wife served several years as volunteers at the Cape Fear Volunteer Center helping children.

A celebration of life Ceremony for TJ will be held on September 9th at 3:30pm, the Ceremony will be held at the River of Life Baptist Church, 8411 Ocean Hwy W, Sunset Beach, NC 28468.

The family requests with gratitude that donations be made in his name to Big Buddy program at Cape Fear Volunteer Center.

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Celebration of Life
September 9, 2023

3:30 PM
River of Life Baptist Church
8411 Ocean Highway, W.
Sunset Beach, NC 28468


Big Buddy Program, Cape Fear Volunteer Center.
5041 New Centre Drive, #215, Wilmington NC 28403
Tel: 1-910-392-8180


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