History and Facts
Cora Spencer was born February 6, 1909, in Lillian. She graduated from Texas Weslyan College in Fort Worth, and married William Spencer June 10, 1936.
Spencer comes from a family of educators. She is the niece to other Mansfield ISD namesakes Erma Nash and Elizabeth Smith.
She taught second and third grade for 35 years with 22 of those years devoted at Erma Nash Elementary. She dedicated a great part of her life to teaching.
“She was a lady, a teacher, a leader, and a friend to education in Mansfield and the surrounding communities,” said Nancy Neal, Spencer’s former student.
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Grades Taught - Kindergarten through 4th grade
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