Michael Bailey Spare, age 74 of Mulberry, passed away March 18 at Harton Regional Medical Center. A native of Milwaukee, he was the son of the late George and Louise Bailey Spare. He was retired from the US navy. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Spare of Mulberry; daughter, Kathleen Lovette of Maryland; sons, Michael Spare of Maine, Thomas Spare of Virginia and George Spare of Smithville; brother, Howard Spare of Colorado; sisters, Diane Spare and Mary Ann Spare both of Wisconsin; 13 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Memorial services are scheduled for 11 a.m. on March 23 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. in the Lynchburg Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Ricky Lee officiating. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.