Lillian Joann Spivey Saunders



Lillian Joann Spivey Saunders, 75, of Summerville, SC, wife of Johnny L. Saunders, Jr., passed away September 18, 2017 at White Oak Manor.

Funeral Services will be Friday, September 22, 2017 at 12 o’clock noon in Parks Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Riverview Memorial Park. Visitation will be Friday morning from 11 o’clock until the time of service at the funeral home. Flowers are accepted, or memorials in her name may be made to the American Heart Association, 174 East Bay St., Suite 300, Charleston, SC 29401, or Frances Willis SPCA, PO Box 1116, Summerville, SC 29484.

Lilllian was born April 9, 1942 in Conway, SC, a daughter of Albert Leroy Spivey and Hazel Lee Jones Spivey. She was a homemaker and loved reading and shagging. She was a doghandler and a part-time judge for the American Kennel Club. She also bred and trained German Shepherds.

In addition to her husband, Johnny L. Saunders, Jr. of North Charleston, Lillian leaves behind her son, Kevin J. Saunders (Shari) also of North Charleston; daughter, Elizabeth S. Huffman (Robert Huffman) of Summerville; brothers, Jerry D. Spivey of Summerville, and Chris Infinger of North Charleston; sisters, Diane Spivey of Charleston, SC, Angela Ayers, and Kim Case, both of Goose Creek; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by Albert Leroy Spivey, Randy Spivey, Leroy Albert Spivey, Hazel Lee Jones, and Ricky Spivey.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483