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Municipal official

Patricia Trumbo Spencer, American municipal official. Recipient Spirit of Detroit award, Mayor and City Coun, 1982, Testimonial Resolution award, State Senate and Governor, 1982, Service award, Detroit Board Education, 1979.

Background

Spencer, Patricia Trumbo was born on December 12, 1938 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Thurman Louis and Virginia Mae (Trumbo) Ward.

Education

Student, Alabama State University, 1956—1958. Student, Wayne State University, 1974—1977.

Career

With City Detroit Water and Sewerage Department, since 1966. Training specialist, since 1974. Consultant National School Board Association, National Alliance Black School Educators, 1974—1983.

Member Detroit Board Education, since 1973. Vp National Caucus School Board Members, 1981—1983. Member screening committee United States Military Academy, Sen.

Carl Levin, Michigan, 1981—1984. Member trio advisory committee Oakland University, 1982—1986.

Religion

Local church is the fundamental unit of mission in denominational life.

Politics

Represented in Baptist churches are equally diverse worship styles, cultural mores and approaches to Scriptural interpretation. The resulting challenges and opportunities have made the believers stronger —through fellowship, respect, mutual support and dialog, all based on a belief that unity in Christ involves growth and understanding.

Views

Anyone may appear in hardship and poverty. Never give up in pursuit of happiness and one day you will find yourself in the right place, where God gives the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for.

Membership

Member of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Auditorium at Master of Laws King Junior-Senior High School., Detroit (named in her honor 1982), Gamma Phi Delta, Alabama State Alumni, National Alliance Black School Educators, Elmwood Citizens District Council.

Connections

Married Douglas Spencer, April 30, 1958 (divorced). Children: Patricia Denise, Douglas Jerome, Wilfred Trumbo.

father:
Thurman Louis Ward

mother:
Virginia Mae (Trumbo) Ward

spouse:
Douglas Spencer

children:
Patricia Denise Spencer

Douglas Jerome Spencer

Wilfred Trumbo Spencer