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OBIT: Ms. Pat Spivey Butts

Ms. Pat Spivey Butts

Mrs. Pat Spivey Butts age 58, a homemaker of Dixon Springs, died at 10:45 a.m. Thursday morning August 16, 2018 at the Tennova Health Care in Lebanon where she was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit on Wednesday August 15th in respiratory distress.

Her pastor Bro. Frank Bratcher and Bro. Craig Mahler officiated at the Sunday afternoon August 19th funeral services from the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. Following the 3 p.m. service, burial was in Circle Park at Smith County Memorial Gardens.

The fifth of six children, she was born Patty Carnet Spivey in Carthage on February 21, 1960 and was the daughter of Mrs. Mable Willodean Hughes Spivey and the late Billy Ray Spivey who died at the age of 70 on April 2, 2003.

On December 31, 1985 she was united in marriage to Terry Eugene Butts.

Mrs. Butts was a member of the Carthage First Freewill Baptist Church in the Tanglewood Community.

She attended Smith County High School.

Surviving in addition to her mother and husband is a daughter, Kayla Butts of Dixon Springs; God-daughter, Amber Spivey of Pleasant Shade; five siblings, Judy Head and husband Richard of Gainesboro, Charles Spivey and wife Debbie of Pleasant Shade, Wayne Spivey and wife Debbie of Carthage, Margie Roberts of Carthage, David Spivey and wife Joann of the Riddleton Community; mother-in-law, Judith Watts of Gordonsville.