Originally published Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 12:25p.m.

Jane was born Audrey Jane Gorman in Knoxville, Tennessee on December 25, 1930 and passed on December 26, 2017 in Cottonwood, Arizona. Jane’s childhood years were spent in Knoxville, Tennessee and Muncie, Indiana. As an adult she lived in the California Bay Area, Wilmington, North Carolina, Knoxville, Tennessee, Phoenix, Arizona and finally

Cottonwood, Arizona. She was preceded in death by her parents Felix and Grace Gorman and sister Betty. She will be lovingly remembered by her sons Scott Spenner of Phoenix, Arizona; Mark Spenner of Cottonwood, Arizona, grandchildren Walker and Keyah Pexa of Phoenix, Arizona and great-grandson Logan Pexa of Phoenix. Jane loved nature, animals, practical jokes and family. Jane’s family would like to thank Mingus Terrace

Assisted Living of Cottonwood, Arizona for their compassionate care of Jane in her final years. Following Jane’s wishes, there will not be a memorial service, but she will always be remembered for her kindness, humor and ready smile.

Information provided by survivors.