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Ernest "Terry" Spivey

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Wednesday, February 23, 1949 - Saturday, December 5, 2015

Ernest “Terry” Spivey of Fadette, AL passed away unexpectedly at home December 5, 2015.  He was 66.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 10, 2015 at Sorrells Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Gene Hauser and Rev. Coley M. Holloway officiating. Burial will follow in the Christian Home Baptist Church Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

Terry was born February 23, 1949 in Hartford to the late Ernest Earl and Gloria Donna Holloway Spivey.  Terry  grew up in the Fadette community and worked all his life in the painting business.  He was a member of New Hinson Baptist Church.  He was a loving husband and father and will be missed by all. 

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Spivey of Fadette; his children: Waylon Spivey (Dinah) of Slocomb, Carrie Sorrells (Jeff) of Lee’s Summit, MO,  T.J. Spivey of Panama City, FL, and Tom Leonard of Dothan; one sister,  Cathy Powell of Montgomery and brother,  Paul Spivey (Diane) of Taylor; seven grandchildren: Weston, Dylana, Dawson, Zandy, Zack, Daisy, and Rebecca; six step-children: Sheryl Bell (Mark), Candace Phipps (John), Dixie Plumbley (Jeremy), Susan Edwards (Mike), John Walker and Kimberly McGriff (Rodney); several nieces, nephews, and other extended family and friends. 

Pall Bearers will be Weston Spivey, Zack Sorrells, Jeff Sorrells, Paul Spivey, Rodney McGriff and Phillip Green.

The family would like to thank Slocomb Fire & Rescue for their valued efforts.



Funeral Service

Date: Thursday, December 10, 2015



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Greg and Dana Sasser

Heaven has gained another Angel and we feel blessed to have known him!Our thoughts and prayers are with the family!
Gina Crutchfield Strickland

So sorry for your loss. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Mr. Terry will be greatly missed. He was a wonderful man.
Amy Smith Sanders

So sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with your family. Your daddy always made me laugh whenever i saw him!Such good memories of him.Love to your family during your time of greif.
Carol & Larry Reeder

Terry was a friend and Classmate. He will be remembered fondly and missed by all that knew him.
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Johnny and Terri Dykes

We are so sorry for your loss may God be with each of you. Each of you are in our thoughts and prayers, he was loved by so many and he will be missed.

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