Jay Terry Spurrier
October 30, 1936-July 4, 2021
PEORIA, AZ-Jay Terry Spurrier, 84, of Peoria, AZ passed away on July 4, 2021. Jay was born on October 30, 1936 in Davenport, IA and was the son to Elmer Spurrier and Vera Foley. Raised in Davenport, Jay went into the Armed Forces after high school and served both in the Air Force and the Navy. After completion of honorable service, and marrying Patricia McCoy in 1953, they raised four children in Davenport. Jay served 10 years with the Davenport Police Dept, attaining the rank of Detective Sgt, and then going on to retire from John Deere, Inc as Security Supervisor. After retiring, Jay and Patricia moved to Peoria, AZ in 1996 to lead a very active life enjoying golf, travel and socializing with friends. Jay is survived by his son Rick Spurrier and his wife Patsy, son Randy Spurrier and his wife Sally, Deborah Griebel and her husband Jay. He also has seven great- grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. Jay was preceded in death by his parents, brother Lowell Spurrier, and daughter Vicki Bosler. There will be a celebration of his life to take place at Jay and Patricia's home in Peoria, AZ on his birthday this year.