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Lt. Col. William Larry (USAF Ret.) Spivey

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Lt. Col. William Larry (USAF Ret.) Spivey Obituary
POQUOSON - Lt. Col. William Larry Spivey (USAF Ret.), 63, a native of North Carolina and Virginia resident for 20 years, passed away Sunday, April 3, 2016. He was a graduate of East Carolina University in 1975, and earned his Master's Degree at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in 1985. Larry retired in 1999 as an Electronic Warfare Officer in the U. S. Air Force after 23 years of service. During his career, he earned the Meritorious Service Medal (3 Oak Leaf Clusters), AF Commendation Medal, and Combat Readiness Medal (1 Oak Leaf Cluster). Following retirement from the military, he worked civil service (GS13) at LAFB. As a youth, Larry was a proud Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Anne and William Spivey. He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Pamela P. Spivey; sons, David M. Spivey and J. Daniel Spivey; brothers, Allen Spivey and Tony Spivey; two nephews; three nieces; two brothers-in-law; and two sisters-in-law. The family will receive friends tonight, 6:00-7:00 PM, immediately followed by a Celebration of Larry's life at 7:00 PM, conducted by Sloan Butler, all at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson. Interment will be at Salisbury National Cemetery, Salisbury, NC, at a later date with Air Force Honors. Online condolences to claytorrollins.com .
Published in Daily Press on Apr. 7, 2016
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