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Frances Earl Lee Spivy
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory
Frances Earl Lee Spivy
PEMBROKE, Ga. -- Frances Earl Lee Spivy, age 88, died Thursday, September 06, 2018, at Ogeechee Area Hospice inpatient facility in Statesboro.
    Frances was one of 12 children born to the late LeRoy and Edna Allen Lee of Brooklet. She graduated from Denmark School and married Fred Robert Spivy.
    As a military wife, she and Fred lived in many states while raising their five sons. In 1972, they returned to Bulloch County.
    Frances worked in food services most of her life, owning Lee’s Restaurant in Brooklet and also working at Ken’s IGA and GSU before retiring.
    Frances loved her family and friends unconditionally and will be missed dearly by all that knew her. She was a beautiful person and the special times that she spent or conversations she shared with them will be cherished forever.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Fred; one son, Ernest Spivy; two sisters and eight brothers.
    Surviving are four sons and daughters-in-law, Don and Marsha Spivy of Summerville, South Carolina; David and Arlene Spivy and Robert and Freida Spivy of Pembroke, Georgia; and Greg and Silke Spivy of Germany; 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren, one brother, LeRoy Lee and his wife, Jane; and two sisters-in-law, Evelyn Lee of Brooklet and Marie Lee of Indiana. Many nieces and nephews also survive.
    Visitation will be Monday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home.
    The funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home with Elder Steve Taylor officiating. Interment will be in Bulloch Memorial Gardens.
    Pallbearers will be nephews.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, Georgia 30459.
    Friends may sign the online register book at
    Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements.

Statesboro Herald, September 8, 2018
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