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Annie Ruth Spivey

September 9, 1934 — December 9, 2022

Annie Ruth Spivey

 Annie Ruth Spivey, 88, of Ellerbe went home to be with her Lord on December 9, 2022. She was born on September 9, 1934 in Richmond County a daughter of the late Elmer James and Annie Eliza Goodman Reynolds.   She was preceded in death by her husband, Rupert Lee Spivey, a son Tony Spivey, brothers Lloyd, Woodrow Wilson, Grover Leigh(Red), Robert, William Paul, James Fred, Lawrence Wade Reynolds, a sister, Dorothy Doris Reynolds Bennett and grandson Joshua Dalton.


She is survived by Sons, Michael Spivey(and Sandra), Mark Spivey and (Caroline Spivey) Gary Spivey and (Mary Spivey); grandchildren, Laura S. and Larry   Douglas,  Neil and Matt Cochrane, Jesse Spivey, Maria Spivey, Brandon and Jennifer Hart, Evan Hart, Kim and Ramier Millar, James Dalton, Jr., Justin Dalton, seven great-grandchildren and a brother Donald Reynolds.


Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 11:00 am at Marcus United Methodist Church with  Rev. Randy Chappell and Rev. Eric Joyce officiating. Interment will follow the service in the church cemetery.


The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Carter Funeral home in Ellerbe.


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Past Services


Tuesday, December 13, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Carter Funeral Home Ellerbe Chapel

143 Church Street, Ellerbe, NC 28338

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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