Timothy “TJ” James Spain

Mr.. Timothy “TJ” James Spain, 41, of Hickory, North Carolina, formerly of Marshalltown, passed away on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston Salem.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. at Draughn High School. The body will lie in state at Heritage Funeral Service on Wednesday from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Interment will follow at a later date at Silent City Cemetery in Monroe, IA.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Tim Spain Scholarship Fund at 709 Lovelady Rd NE, Valdese, NC 28690; (828) 879-4200.

An online guestbook and obituary is available at www.heritagefuneralservices.com. Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the family.