Jonathan Fielden Spradling, 32, of Murphy died Thursday, June 13, 2013 at his residence. He was a native of Cherokee County where he had lived most of his life. He had received a Bachelor’s degree in Social Science from Ashford University. Jonathan had worked for Valley View Care and Rehab Center. He was a member of Marble Springs Baptist Church. Jonathan was a talented musician and was a loving husband and father.
He was the son of Carol McRae of Blairsville, GA and Steve Spradling and wife, Debbie of Myrtle Beach, SC.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his wife, Julia Spradling; two sons, Noah and Hugo both of the home; and a sister, Kristin Rodeck and husband, Tommy of Andrews.
Funeral services were held at 7:00 PM Saturday, June 15, 2013 in the Chapel of the Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy with Rev. Jeff Maynard officiating. Interment was at 2:00 PM Sunday, June 16, 2013 in the Owl Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Tommy Rodeck, Jeremy Blake, Jeff and Brandon Brown, Travis Roper, Trey West, and Jason Smith.
The family received friends from 5-6:45 Saturday evening at the Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy prior to the services.
Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy in charge of all arrangements.