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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