Obituary: Mildred B. Spivey

Friday, September 9, 2011

Mildred B. Spivey, 91, passed away at Meadowbrook Nursing Home on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011.

She was the last of 11 children and was a member of the Lynnville Church of Christ.

Mrs. Spivey was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Wilson H. Spivey; her parents, Clark and Pearl Doggett Burgess; 10 sisters; and three grandchildren.

She is survived by six children, Dale Britton, Ron Spivey and Louise Simmons of Pulaski, Wayne Spivey of Lewisburg, Elaine Weakley of Memphis, and Joe Spivey of Franklin. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9, at the Carr & Erwin Funeral Home, with grandson Brandon Britton officiating. Burial will follow in Lynnwood Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Keith Spivey Memorial Scholarship in care of First National Bank or Giles County High School Band, in memory of Alan Britton, in care of Brian Pigg at Giles County High School.

Carr & Erwin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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