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Christine Sosebee Spivey
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Funeral services for Christine Sosebee Spivey, 89, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Kenneth McEntire officiating. Burial followed in Habersham Cemetery.

Mrs. Spivey died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Habersham Medical Center.

Born May 10, 1923, in Clarkesville, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Claudia Ione Gastley Sosebee. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Cosby Spivey; brothers, Dewey Sosebee and James H. Sosebee; and sisters, Evelyn Tanksley, Grace Burton and Annette Tench.

Mrs. Spivey was a member of Habersham Baptist Church and was retired from Habersham Mills.

Survivors include her sister and brother-in-law, Gail and Charles Kastner of Powder Springs; and brothers and sisters-in-law, Charles E. and Julie Sosebee of Lake Villa, Ill., and Robert A. “Tony” and Linda D. Sosebee of Clarkesville.

Memorials may be made to the Habersham Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 521, Clarkesville, GA 30523.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Spivey family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.

The Northeast Georgian

January 30, 2013