Ryan Cori “Roscoe” Spencer, 15, of Riverton, died on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. He was born May 30, 1996 in Springfield to Joseph Clay and Amanda Kay Spencer Dorris.
Survivors include his parents; one sister, Erayaena Dorris of Riverton; three brothers, Joseph C. Dorris, Jr. of Riverton, Payton Dorris of Springfield and DeMarcus Dorris of Pontiac; maternal grandparents, William Wieland and Brenda Taft of Riverton; paternal grandparents Joseph Jones of San Leandro, CA and Ruby Dorris of Detroit, MI; Great Grandparents; several aunts, uncles and cousins and several great aunts and uncles.
Ryan was a member of Riverton First Baptist Church, where he was a member of the youth group and “Kolts”. He was a point guard for Riverton Hawks Basketball team. He enjoyed his motorcycles, muscle cars, swimming and dancing. He always cared for others and enjoyed hanging out with his family and friends. He loved being outdoors, roller skating and skate boarding.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Monday, April 9, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home
Funeral Service: 1 pm, Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor John Keyes officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family of Ryan C. “Roscoe” Spencer.