Alvin Spencer, 75, of East Moline, Ill. went home to his lord and savior Monday, July 20, 2020 after a brief illness. He was the eighth of 10 children born to Walter and Pearl Spencer, of Brenham. He graduated Pickard High School in 1963 and went on to the University of Washington, Seattle, receiving a degree in mechanical engineering. Alvin served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War 1969-1971.
November 1974, Alvin married Brenda Dunlap in Silvis, Illinois, and they had twin sons, Chad and Richard and there are four grandchildren.