Elaine Suzette McPherson Spurlin, age 76 of Randleman, passed away on Saturday, July 29, 2023, at the Randolph Hospice House.
Suzette was born in Randolph County on August 20, 1946, to Clarence and Maxine Lamb McPherson. Suzette was a true social butterfly that had a great sense of humor and never met a stranger. She was a member of Pleasant Garden Baptist Church for over 25 years and loved her Lord and Savior. Suzette taught for 23 years at the Wee-Shine Program at Pleasant Garden Baptist Church and also sold Aloette cosmetics receiving numerous awards. She enjoyed scrapbooking, going to the movies with her friends, and traveling with her family and spending time with the “Golden Girls”. Suzette loved to read and thoroughly enjoyed participating in her book club. In addition to her parents, Suzette is preceded in death by her brother, Ricky; and her sister, Sandra.
Suzette is survived by her husband of 60 years, Franklin R. Spurlin of Randleman; sons, Greg (Lorrie) Spurlin of Franklinville, Scott (Shannon) Spurlin of Bellevue, NE; grandchildren, Brandee, Candace, Taylor, Maleah, and Kayly; 5 great grandchildren; brother, Ronnie McPherson of Climax; and several nieces and nephews.
Suzette will lie in repose on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, Randleman, 600 S. Main St., Randleman, NC 27317. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 2, 2023, from 11:00 am – 11:50 am at Pleasant Garden Baptist Church, 1415 Neelley Rd., Pleasant Garden, NC 27313 and other times at the family’s home. The funeral service will follow at 12noon with Rev. Mike Barrett and Rev. Marty Tobin officiating. A private burial will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in Suzette’s honor to the Wee-Shine Program, Pleasant Garden Baptist Church, 1415 Neelley Rd., Pleasant Garden, NC 27313.