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Jessie James Spafford

Jessie James Spafford, age 41, of Laurens and husband of Tracy Lynn Reynolds Spafford who were married July 9, 2002, passed away Monday, December 20, 2021, at PRISMA Healthcare Laurens County Hospital.

Jessie was born, January 15, 1980, in San Luis Obispo, CA, to Richard Galon Spafford and Terri McCormac Spafford. He loved his three ‘fur babies’ and worked in the audit garage at ZF Transmissions.

In addition to his wife and parents, Jessie is survived by brothers, Joseph Lee Spafford of Hayden, ID and Joshua Beal of Oregon; father-in-law, Wayne “Oldman” Reynolds; mother-in-law, Toni Reynolds “Mama”; and brothers-in-law, Robert Reynolds (Kacy) and Mikel Reynolds.

The family stated, “Jessie was a ‘heck’ of a fine fellow”!

There will be no services at this time.

Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com

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So sorry to learn of this loss in your family! Thoughts and prayers go out to y'all.

Margaret Merchant Jan 12 2022 3:46 PM

He will be missed by all who knew and loved him what a great friend I had the honor of meeting prayers to the family

Paul Meadows Dec 31 2021 1:32 PM

I remember Jessie and his brother Joey as kids spending time with our son Robert up here in North Idaho. His family provided a lot of fun activities for all the boys.I am so sorry to hear of his passing. —Susan Drinkard

Susan Drinkard Dec 27 2021 5:22 PM

I worked with Jessie at ZF. Sure do hate to hear of his passing. Prayers go out for his family and loved ones.

Vincent B. Dec 25 2021 11:14 AM

It was my pleasure to get the privilege of taking care of Jessie. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

Mandy Dec 24 2021 11:27 AM

8yrs of friendship wasn't enough. You are greatly missed!! The world is definitely less bright without your humor.

Patrick P Dec 24 2021 11:06 AM

I am so very sorry!!! I pray that God wraps you all in his loving and comforting arms and provides the peace that only He can.

Vikki Drawdy Dec 24 2021 7:38 AM

I am so sorry to read this. Prayers for all if the damily.🙏

Joan Williams Dec 23 2021 11:54 PM

Greatest son-in-love you could ever ask for, taken WAY too soon. Love you son Jessie.....

Toni B Reynolds Dec 23 2021 3:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Jessie Spafford

Cassandra Hurt Dec 23 2021 3:09 PM