Lyndale Spencer was born and raised in Martinsville, VA, a child of Milton Tuggle Spencer and Vivian Belcher Spencer. She majored in Clerical Studies in high school and graduated from Mavahi in 1978. She attended Patrick Henry Community College in 1981 and received a Certificate in Clerical Studies in 1983. She returned to Patrick Henry Community College in 2012 and is currently majoring in Health Science. She is at present a Certified Nursing Aide and is continuing her nursing education at Patrick Henry.
For fun Lyndale enjoys bowling and just being outside and playing with her cats, Keith and Midnight (also known as Fat Cat). In the winter Lyndale enjoys working puzzles. She has two wonderful boys: Robert Bowman and Samuel Bowman. Robert attends Patrick Henry Community College with her and Samuel is a junior at Bassett High School.