Weatherford - Judy Dee Spaulding, 79, beloved wife and sister, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019.

A Celebration of Life was held at the family home in Millsap, Texas, on Friday, July 5, 2019.

Judy was born April 27, 1940, in Las Animas, Colo., daughter of Basil and Opal Ruth Simpson Smith.  She graduated from La Junta High School in 1958 and attended Otero Jr. College.  Judy met and married the love of her life, James Spaulding, and they spent 54 happy years together.  

She was a member of the National Cutting Horse Association.  Judy was very involved in many business ventures, including the cutting horse and cattle business.

Survivors:  Husband, Jim Spaulding of Millsap, Texas; brother, Stanley Smith of Pueblo, Colo.; sisters, Bettie White of Rocky Ford, Colo. and Joy Stark of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and many other extended family members and friends.