Graveside services for Ralph J. Spivey, 79, of Gainesboro,
TN,  will  be  held  at  1 P.M. Monday, December 5, 2011, at the
Rob  Draper  Memorial  Cemetery  in  the  Stone  community  of
Jackson County, TN.

 Visitation  at  the  funeral home will be Monday, December 5,
2011 from 12 Noon until time to leave for graveside services.

 He  passed  away  on  Thursday,  December  1, 2011 at  his
residence in Gainesboro, TN.
    
 He was born August 4, 1932, in Jackson  County, TN, to  the
late  
Louis Markum and Rosie Stafford Spivey.  On  January
11, 1947, he was married to the late
Louise Spivey.  He was a
mechanic and a farmer.

He was preceded in death by
1 Grandchild: Brandy  Spivey; 1
Daughter-in-law:
Chenna Spivey; 1 Sister; and 2 Brothers.

 Survivors  include  
3  Sons: Danny  Lee  (Shirley)  Spivey of
Cookeville,  TN;   Donnie Bruce (Susie) Spivey  of  Gainesboro,
TN; and Ralphie Spivey of Cookeville, TN;
2 Daughters: Peggy
(Randy) McBride  of Cookeville, TN; and Linda (Stanley) Brown  
of Gainesboro, TN;  
1  Brother:  Gene  Spivey  of  Gainesboro,
TN;  
1  Sister-in-law:  Grace  Spivey  of  Gainesboro,  TN;   15
Grandchildren
; and 9 Great-grandchildren.  Several nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.

 Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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