Cyrus Spivey Sr.

Spivey Family Bible


Bible ID: 311
Year of Publication: 1949
Place of Publication: Nashville, Tennessee
Publisher: Religious Educators Association
Bible Language: English
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First Name: Cyrus
Last Name: Spivey Sr.
Date of Birth: 20 July 1882
Place of Birth: Douglas, Georgia
Date of Death: 18 June 1963
Place of Death: Tampa, Florida
Marriage Date: 8 December 1931
Place of Marriage: Tampa, Florida
Wife’s Name: Rose Metts Ellis
First Name: Rose
Middle Name: Metts
Last Name: Ellis
Marriage Date: 8 December 1931
Married To: Cyrus Spivey Sr.
Place of Marriage: Tampa, Florida
Other Names in the Family Bible

First Name: Callaway
Middle Name: E.
Last Name: South
Birth Date: 4 April 1908
Birth Place: Brunswick, Georgia
Death Date: 1 November 1950
Death Place: Atlanta, Georgia
First Name: Ethelyn
Middle Name: V.
Last Name: South
Birth Date: 4 April 1910
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia
First Name: Alex
Last Name: Spivey
Death Date: 8 June 1926

First Name: Mattie
Last Name: Spivey
Death Date: 18 October 1927
First Name: Elias
Last Name: Metts
Death Date: 7 July 1925
First Name: Nancy
Last Name: Metts
Death Date: 12 November 1931

First Name: Fisher
Last Name: Metts
Death Date: 6 February 1964
Death Place: Brunswick, Georgia


Treasures Found:
Photos of: Man and woman by car, Woman with dress suit on, Man holding a baby
News Clipping – Herring Family Reunion Thursday July 27, 1961
Peace on Earth Christmas Card signed: Love Your Daughter
Misc. News Clippings: names included in the articles are; Mr and Mrs. C. C. Spivey; Mrs. W. F. Slate, Rose Glover,Jack Jr., Debbie)
News Clipping; Spivey, Cyrus Sr. – Mr. Cyrus Spivey Sr., age 80, of 8708 15th Street, passed away Tuesday morning in a local hospital.

Volunteer Notes:

Special Unique Findings or Bible Features:
Ethel Slate daughter of Mrs. Spivey, joined Columbia Baptist Church, May 12, 1960, Atlanta
Jack and Jack Jr. Glivien joined Baptist Church, May 12, 1960
Son of Mrs. Spivey, Callaway E South joined Colenal Baptist 1941, Atlanta
Wylene South granddaughter joined Colonal Baptist, with Father, 1941
Great Granddaughter Debrah nancy Glever 10 years, joined Colenial Baptist , Easter Sunday, April 18, 1965.
Presented to Mrs. Cyrus Spivey Sr. by Cyrus Spivey Sr. September 5, 1950
April 26, 1962 Give my Bible to my daughter Ethelyn V. South Slate at my death, (Mother) Rose South Spivey
Cyrus Spivey and Rose Spivey his wife 8708 15th St. Tampa, Fla. with the lot description

Thoughts From Our Volunteers:
The owner or someone who had the bible must have thought highly of their pets. There are several notations as follows:
Bird, Billie Boy, Bought December 31, 1963. 7 weeks old. Sang Jan 6, 1964.
Tommy; Cat born in May got him August 22 1963
Billie; Canary Jan 6 1964 7 months old sang Jan 12 1964
Tippie; Danish Hound and cocker spaniel Dog born Jan 11 1965 give to me by Harold Metts April 18, 1965 Easter Sunday