CECIL GEORGE BARNHOUSE - Spencer Cecil George Barnhouse, 61, of Spencer, died Aug. 12, 2001, at the Roane General Hospital of Spencer, after an extended illness.

He was born Aug. 12, 1940, in Spencer, son of Dorsie Schreckengost Barnhouse of Spencer, and the late Virgil L. Barnhouse. He was a heavy equipment operator.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Nancy Moss Barnhouse; two daughters, Tammy Rauch of Gilbert, S.C., and Penny Murphy of Reedy, W.Va.; one sister, Hellen Batten of Spencer; and five grandchildren.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, Donald Barnhouse.

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home of Spencer, with the Rev. Randy Whited officiating. Burial in the Clover Cemetery, near Spencer. Visiting hours from 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.