The Rev. Glynn Orr, Dr. Ruth Ragovin, and Rev. Martin Severns officiated at the services. Burial followed in Murray Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Spann died at 9:16 a.m. EST Thursday, October 22, 2009 at the University of Kentucky Chandler Health Care Center, Lexington following a short illness.
Mr. Spann was born July 25, 1977 in McCracken County, Kentucky. He was the son of Helen Spann O’Cull (Joe) and the late Donovan Dale Spann in 1990.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Rufus and Icle LB Spann and William Henry and Velma Judel Crutcher.
Survivors include one brother, Rickie Dale Spann and wife Christi, of Murray; one nephew, Mason Donovan Dale Spann and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the William Jeremy Spann Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 242, Murray, Kentucky 42071.