OBITUARY: Priscilla Diana Spivey


Priscilla Diana Spivey, age 67, of Springfield, passed away Monday, December 5, 2022 at her home.

Mrs. Spivey was born February 10, 1955 in Springfield to the late Thomas Russell and Willie Agnes Gainous Rippy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Ricky Rippy.

Mrs. Spivey is survived by her husband of 48 years, Dale Spivey; son, Kenneth (Amanda) Spivey; daughters, Judy (Brian) Kennedy and Kathy (Andrew) Powers; 7 grandchildren, Carter Spivey, Caroline Spivey, Carson Spivey, Isaiah Spivey, Heather Spivey, Delaney Powers and Jackson Powers; 1 great-grandchild, Grayson Spivey; brothers, Russell Rippy and Aaron Rippy; and a sister, Vicky White.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 am Thursday, December 8, 2022 in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield with Pastor Allen Woodard officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenwood Cemetery in Adairville, KY with Tyler Spivey, Joshua Thompson, Donald Spivey, Isaiah Spivey, Carter Spivey and Allen Carter serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 pm Wednesday and again from 10 am until time of service at 11 am Thursday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 1818 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203 or by going to

Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of these arrangements.



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