CONNELLY SPRINGS Mr. Dwight Ranson Spann, 76, of Connelly Springs, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at Frye Regional Medical Center, following a period of declining health. Dwight was born Dec. 15, 1942, in Burke County, to the late Raymond Spann and Junie Brittain Spann. He was owner and operator of his own mobile home moving business and was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Priscilla Bradley Spann; the mother of his children, Rebecca Sellers; one daughter, Debbie Haack; and two sisters, Carolyn Moore, and Norma Jean Johnson. Survivors include his children, Arle Spann of Connelly Springs, Sherry Vines and husband, James, of Morganton, Rondall Spann of Connelly Springs, Amanda Lowman of Connelly Springs, Janice Houston of New Jersey, Douglas Houston of Connelly Springs, and Jessica Hanrahan of St. Louis, Mo. Also surviving are one sister, Wanda Helton of Connelly Springs; four grandchildren, Courtney Lowman, Dalton Lowman, Sandi Hannah and Christopher Edger; four great-grandchildren, Alana Price, Ty London, Orion London and Adrianna Hannah; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Sunday, Sept. 8, at 3 p.m., at Fellowship Baptist Church with the Rev. Landon Rice officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday, Sept. 8, from 2 to 3 p.m., at Fellowship Baptist Church. An online guestbook and obituary is available at Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Spann family.