MRS. BESSIE MAE SPIVEY,{88} was the daughter of the late Mr. Marion Mitchell and Mrs. Priscilla Jerden Mitchell. She was born December 22, 1929 in Horry County. 

Bessie Mae received her education through Horry County Schools. She enjoyed fishing, gardening and flower bedding. 

Bessie Mae departed this life on Saturday, August 18, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, her aunt, Nancy Randall, and two {2} children, Bruce and Earl that would have made a total of eighteen {18} children. 

Bessie Mae leaves to cherish her memories her husband, Ralph Spivey, Sr; sixteen {16} children, Ralph Spivey, Jr., Isiah, Otis, Charles, Joseph, Eugene, Linda, Olean, Diane, Stanley, Janette, Sylvester, Patti, Marlisa, Judy, and Patricia; her brothers and sister, James Albrittom, Luke Mitchell, Rebecca Simmons, Elnita Alston and Isiah Mitchell; her aunts and uncles, Amanda Grissett, Champ Alston, Isiah Mitchell and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, sons-in-law, other loving relatives and friends. 

 Visitation will be held 6:00 – 8:00 PM Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Ocean View Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Friday, August 24, 2018 at Ocean View Funeral Home Myrtle Beach Chapel. Arrangements are entrusted to Ocean View Funeral Home Myrtle Beach Chapel.