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James D. Spivey Jr.: Clarendon

1929 – 2019

     James Dawsy “JD” Spivey Jr. of Clarendon died Saturday, July 27, in Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter, Whiteville. He was 89.

     Born in Columbus County, he was the son the late James Dawsy Spivey and Beulah Wright Spivey.

     He is survived by his wife, Martha Lene Rockwell Spivey of the home; a daughter, Darlene McDowell and husband Chip of Wake Forest; and one son, James Terry Spivey of Spartanburg.

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard Spivey and Horace Spivey; and a sister, Inez Spivey Gainey.

     He was a retired veteran of the United States Army and United States Air Force where he served in Vietnam, the Philippians and Thailand.

     He was a member Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church. He loved his family and church.

     Graveside services were planned for 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, in the Mt. Sinai Church Cemetery, Clarendon.

     A guest register is available here.