Central Piedmont Community College


[Cpcommunicator] William Lewis "Billy" Spencer, musician

Office of Community Relations Communicator communicator at cpcc.edu
Fri Mar 21 13:09:00 EST 2003
-- From Beverly Russell

William Lewis "Billy" Spencer III, age 40, died Tuesday, March 18, at the age of 40 of cardiac failure, a consequence of end-stage kidney disease. 

Billy was a gifted musician and a devoted member of the CPCC  Jazz Big Band.  CPCC students, faculty and staff were impressed not only with his talent but also with his perseverance while confronting with health challenges.

Visitation will be this evening from 7:00 until 8:30 PM at McEwen Funeral Home, Pineville.  The funeral will be Saturday at 11:00 AM at St. Francis United Methodist Church on McKee Road.

In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to the Jazz Studies Program at Central Piedmont Community College or the Music Program at St. Francis United Methodist Church.

For more detailed information, you may go to the online edition of today's Charlotte Observer:


--Beverly Russell