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In Loving Memory of Melinda Maria Spivey


Melinda Maria Spivey

Sunrise September 16, 1967 – Sunset November 28, 2022

SERVICE

Friday, December 23, 2022 | 1:00 pm

First AME

1522 14th Ave. Seattle, WA 98122.

Officiant & Eulogist: Superintendent Jamaal Cole, Sr., Greater Gospel Temple COGIC


Obituary


Melinda was an angel on earth, and now she’s an Angel in Heaven.

Melinda is survived by her devoted husband, Kevin Spivey; 5 children, Kevin (J.R.) Spivey, Jr., Ashley Boatwright, Anjeanise (AJ) Fernandez, Jamersen Spivey and Alexis Spivey; parents, William J. Anderson and Pauline Devonish-Anderson; siblings, William (Willy) Anderson, Michele Anderson and Alicia Cole (Brian). In addition, she leaves to mourn near and far, her 8 grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and her Spivey in-laws.

Melinda was preceded in death by her beloved big brother Eric Anderson (2/28/22) and her uncle Sherman Perkins (3/18/17).

Special acknowledgements to her “little angel” and great-niece, Aleeyah McDaniel; aunt, Dorothy Devonish Smith; sister/cousins, Donna Perkins Hutchinson and Denise Perkins Barriere; & her attentive dog Ivy. Melinda’s family spreads primarily from Smyrna, TN; Seattle, WA; D.C.; Maryland; N.Y.; Florida; to Colón, Panama and beyond.