Mr. Benjamin (Bennie) Perry Spencer, age 79, of Douglasville, GA passed away Monday, February 26, 2018. He was born May 12, 1938 in Atlanta, GA.

He retired from the United States Postal Service, serving a majority of his career as a mail carrier with the Douglasville Post Office. He was a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather (Pop) who loved nothing more than spending time with and supporting his family. He worshipped at Faith Community Church in Douglasville, GA. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Benjamin Perry and Annie Kate Spencer; brother Don Cole; sister Joy Rochelle; son Guy Spencer and daughter-in-law Angela Spencer.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mary Spencer; two sons, Zach (Rachelle) Spencer and Glenn (Jeannine) Spencer; four grandchildren, Hannah (Brandon) Milner, Nick (Alex) Spencer, Luke (Maty) Spencer and Abe Spencer; nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. 

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, March 2, 2018 from 11 o'clock a.m. until 2 o'clock p.m. The funeral service will be held at 2 o'clock in the Rosehaven Chapel. Interment will follow at Rosehaven Memorial Park. 

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in memory of Bennie to Faith Community Church, 305 North Burnt Hickory Road, Douglasville, GA, 30134.

Those who wish to express condolences or share a special memory may do so online at

Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville.