Mr. Donald Grady Spraggins

Published 10:17pm Thursday, November 14, 2013

Funeral service for Mr. Donald Grady Spraggins, 84, of Opelika, will be Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 11:00 am at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Chris Stephens will officiate. Burial will follow in the Alexander City Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Friday, November 15, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.
Mr. Spraggins passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at his residence.  He was born on August 1, 1929 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama to Joseph Grady Spraggins and Ludie Estell Benton Spraggins.  He was an active member of Liberty Baptist Church.  Mr. Spraggins was an avid golfer, hunter, and Auburn Football fan.  He enjoyed the beach and visited there every summer.  He also enjoyed dancing and playing Rook. He was a very patriotic person and served as a Scout Master of troop 63 for over ten years.
He is survived by his spouse of 67 years, Anna Faye Taylor Spraggins, of Opelika; daughters, Carol Jean Coggin (Mike), of Orlando, FL, Brenda Cheryl Winslett (Bo), of Auburn and Donna Faye Garrett (Les), of Sylacauga; son, Benjamin Joseph Spraggins (Judy), of Gulfport, MS; grandchildren, Mike Coggin Jr. (Jennifer), Tina Johns (Johnny), Brandi Rose (Scott), Wendy Ferguson (Bryan), Scott Garrett (Debbie), Craig Spraggins (Julie), and Brian Winslett (Carrie); great-grandchildren, Kennedy Coggin, Campbell Coggin, Matthew Rose, Lauren Rose, Drew Ferguson, Katie Ferguson, Zach Ferguson, Anna Claire Ferguson, William Winslett, Tucker Garrett, Patrick Garrett, Tate Spraggins, Hayden Spraggins and Olivia Spraggins; brother, Gerald Spraggins of Alexander City and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family will accept flowers or donations to the American Heart Association 1101 Northchase Parkway Marietta, GA 30067.
Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.radneyfuneralhome.com.
Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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