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Nina (Spence) Kupfer

November 10, 1938 ~ February 2, 2020 (age 81)

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Nina Spence Kupfer, 81, of Charlotte, died Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Waltonwood Cotswold.

Born November 10, 1938 in Kinston NC, Nina was the daughter of the late Mary Alma Alexander Spence Carter and Herbert Davis Spence.  Nina was preceded in death by her loving husband Charles H Kupfer, Sr.  Nina and Charlie moved to Charlotte in September 1971.  Nina worked for the Mother’s Morning Out Program at St. John’s Episcopal Church in the 1970s and early 1980s, prior to working for the City of Charlotte between 1986 and 2001.

She is survived by her three sons: Herbert S. Kupfer and his wife Andrea of Seymour, TN; Charles H. Kupfer, Jr and his wife Chris of Matthews; and Andrew H. Kupfer and Anne Braswell of Charlotte.  She is also survived by an affectionately adopted son Luke Eulitt, of Spring TX.  Also surviving are six grandchildren: Charles H. (Trey) Kupfer III and his wife Haley of Winston-Salem; Alex J. Kupfer of Winston-Salem; and Amber M. Kupfer, A. Logan Kupfer, Julie N. Kupfer and Skylar K. Kupfer of Charlotte.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday February 22 at 1:00 pm at St. Stephen United Methodist Church 6800 Sardis Road, Charlotte NC 28270.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Stephen United Methodist Church or the Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation (

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Celebration of Life
February 22, 2020

1:00 PM
St. Stephen United Methodist Church (Sardis Road, Charlotte NC)


St. Stephen United Methodist Church (the ministry of your choice)
6800 Sardis Road, , NC, Charlotte NC 28270
Tel: 1-704-364-1824

The Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation
FDR Station, PO Box 220, New York NY 10150
Tel: 1-800-259-4636