Mike Spivey; retired Business Representative for Local 85 passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2021.
Arrangements: Conner-Westbury Funeral Home
1891 West McIntosh Rd, Griffin, GA 30223
Visitation: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 pm Saturday, March 13, 2021
Memorial Service: 12:00 P.M. at the funeral home chapel
Mike became a member of SMART Local Union No. 85 in 1972 and graduated from the apprenticeship
program in 1976. He worked for McKenney’s for many years as a foreman. He ran many big jobs
including the Bank of America Plaza project. It is listed as the tallest building in Georgia and the 21 st
tallest building in the US. He also ran the International Concourse E project at the Atlanta Hartsfield-
Mike was appointed the first Organizer of SMART Local Union No. 85 in 1996. He was then appointed
Business Representative in October 1997 when Don Wilson retired. Mike won every election after his
appointment and served as a Business Representative until his retirement in 2010.
Mike is survived by his spouse Lisa Spivey and his son Michael S. Spivey Jr. If you would like to send a
card of condolence please mail it here to the Local 85 office with Attention: Lisa Spivey and we will be
sure to get all the cards to her.