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Robert "Bob" Spivey

June 28, 1937 ~ September 11, 2017 (age 80)

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Tabor City, NC


Robert “Bob” Spivey age 80 died Monday, September 11, 2017, in Regency Hospital, Florence, SC.  Born in Columbus County, NC he was the son of the late Lawrence Spivey and Bessie Sarvis Spivey.

He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Valentine of Whiteville, NC. One brother: Lawrence L. Spivey of Fayetteville, NC. Four half-sisters: Ann Boyd of Houston, TX. Carol Duncan of Tabor City, NC. Diane Harrelson of Tabor City, NC. Carol Stevens of Tabor City, NC.  One half-brother: Jerry Benton of Tabor City, NC. One grandson, Jody Wright and two great grandchildren: Bryson and Olivia Wright.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Lizzie Mae McLamb Spivey, one son Edward Spivey,  and one sister, Hayes Prince.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 7:00pm until 9:00pm in the Inman Ward Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 3:00pm in the Forest Lawn Cemetery, Tabor City, NC.


A service of Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City

 Service Information

September 13, 2017

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel
300 East 5th
Tabor City, NC 28463

Graveside Service
September 14, 2017

3:00 PM
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Hwy 701
Tabor City, NC 28463

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