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Dorothy Louise Spivey
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Birth: 1922
Forrest City
St. Francis County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Sep. 29, 1940
Forrest City
St. Francis County
Arkansas, USA

Born to William Arthur Spivey, Sr., & Bessie Lorine Massey Spivey. Dorothy died at age 17 in a car accident.

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From the Forrest City, Ark., newspaper, 1940:

Miss Dorothy Spivey, 17, Forrest City High School senior, was killed when she was thrown from a car after it had been sideswiped by a Packard Eight on Highway 70 near Moore's Store at Blackfish at 1:45 yesterday morning. Seven other persons were injured. The young people were returning from the Mid-South Fair in Memphis.

Miss Spivey was an attractive brownette and had participated in several beauty contests. She was a member of the girl's glee club at the high school. Surviving are her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.A. Spivey; a sister, Mrs. Everett Tate of Hughes; and three brothers, Arthur Spivey who is a member of the United States Air Corps stationed at Montgomery, Ala., and Bobby and Albert Spivey of this city.

Funeral services will be held this afternoon at 4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church by the Rev. Grover C. Prince, pastor. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Arthur Spivey (1887 - 1962)
  Bessie Lorine Massey Spivey (1895 - 1957)
 
 Siblings:
  Eudora Mae Spivey Tate (1918 - 1994)*
  William Arthur Spivey (1920 - 2000)*
  Dorothy Louise Spivey (1922 - 1940)
  Robert Massey Spivey (1927 - 1976)*
  Richard Albert Spivey (1930 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: unmarked as of June 2012
 
Burial:
Forrest Park Cemetery
Forrest City
St. Francis County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Roselawn section, Lot 76, #4; call 870*633-5400 for info
 
Created by: Dawn Kelley
Record added: Aug 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57134818
Dorothy Louise Spivey
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