William “Bill” Alexander Spivey, 75, of Charleston, the husband of
Geraldine “Jerry” Murray Spivey, entered into eternal rest on Sunday,
March 21, 2010, at a local hospital. He was born in Florence, SC, the
son of Emory Lamar Spivey and Louise Augustus Grier Spivey on Friday,
September 7, 1934. Bill was a graduate of The Citadel, Class of 1956,
where he was the co-captain of the basketball team his senior year. He
honorably served our country in the US Army and was a civil engineer who
owned his own firm. Bill was a member of First Baptist Church for 60
years before becoming a member of Providence Baptist Church on Daniel
Island. He was a member of the Blue Field Hunt Club, the Brigadier Club,
The Citadel Alumni Association, a charter member of the Shadowmoss Golf
Club and Past President of the Electrical Apparatus Service Association,
Southeastern Chapter. Bill is survived by his loving wife, Geraldine
“Jerry” M. Spivey; three children, Pamela Karen Spivey, William Lamar
Spivey, Lara Elizabeth Spivey Maguire; a daughter-in-law, Julie Dean
Spivey; a sister, Geraldine “Jerry ” Spivey Orrell and eight
grandchildren. He is predeceased by a son, Christopher Allen Spivey. The
relatives and friends of Mr. And Mrs. William A. Spivey are invited to
attend his Funeral Service at 10:00 AM, Thursday, March 25, 2010, at the
graveside in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. A Memorial Service will be held
at 12:00 Noon also on Thursday at Providence Baptist Church on Daniel
Island with receiving of friends following the service. In lieu of
flowers please consider memorial donations to the Providence Baptist
Church, Charleston, 294 Seven Farms Dr. Charleston, SC 29492. Bill’s guest book may be signed at www.charlestonfunerals.com. Arrangements are by the JAMES A. MCALISTER FUNERAL HOME, 1620 Savannah Hwy., Charleston, 766-1365. Visit our guestbook at www.postandcourier.com/deaths.

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