Cherrie M Spivey (1915 - 1993)

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Walnut Grove, Leake County, Mississippi

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Martha Wolley

Martha Wolley

Cameron Edward Spivey

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Katie Bo Spivey

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James and Mary Elizabeth (Rhea) Spivey

James and Mary Elizabeth (Rhea) Spivey

Claude Raymond Spivey's WWII Photograph

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Grandmother Spivey

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Lois Spivey

Lois Spivey

Kathy Anne Taylor Spivey

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Anderson - Spivey

Anderson - Spivey

John Clark & Spivey Children

John Clark & Spivey Children

Robert Lee Spivey

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1915 - In the year that Cherrie M Spivey was born, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

1953 - By the time she was 38 years old, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

1962 - When she was 47 years old, lasting from October 16th - 28th, the Cuban Missile Crisis was the closest that the United States and the Soviet Union came to nuclear war. The Soviet Union had been installing a nuclear missile base in Cuba. The United States established a blockade to stop the base from being completed. Through secret negotiations, war was averted: the Soviet Union agreed to dismantle their weapons in Cuba and the United States agreed to never invade Cuba and to dismantle weapons in Turkey and Italy.

1977 - When she was 62 years old, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

1993 - In the year of Cherrie M Spivey's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Cherrie M Spivey passed away in May 1993 at 78 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on March 24, 1915. We are unaware of information about Cherrie's immediate family. We know that Cherrie M Spivey had been residing in Walnut Grove, Leake County, Mississippi.

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