Helen Britt Spivey, age 72, died Friday (6/7/2013) at Pinelake Health & Rehab Center.
A funeral service will be held 4:00 PM on Sunday at Putnam Friends Church with the Rev. Billy Joe Brady officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Moore County, she was the daughter of the late Ellis Britt & Lee Garner Britt. Helen retired from Carthage Fabrics with 30 years of service. She was preceded in death by a son, Ricky Spivey; grandson, Cooper Spivey; sisters, Ginger Purvis and Blanche Teague; and a brother, Stephen Britt.
Helen is survived by her husband of 55 years, Lendon E. Spivey; a daughter, Linda Spivey Taylor of Carthage; a son, John Spivey; of Carthage; ten grandchildren, Sonia Kusek, Amy Hanes, Derrick Taylor, Richard Spivey, Jasper Spivey, Nicholas Spivey, Shanna Spivey, John Spivey, Matthew Spivey & Jaxson Spivey; and ten great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 6:00-8:00 PM at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Liberty Hospice, 300 W Pennsylvania Ave, Southern Pines, NC 28387.
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  1. Love u aunt Helen wiss I could B there miss u. We had a lot of great memories and love.Always and forever. Donna Carlyle

  2. We are sorry for the loss of Mrs.Spivey. She will be
    missed by many. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you continue your Journey of Grief
    and the Lord will provide the strength to continue on.
    God’s Peace,

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