John Paul Spivey-Hieb age 40 passed away Saturday, January 22, 2022.
John Paul was born in Kentucky on January 22, 1982.
He grew up in Charlotte and Wilmington, NC. He was active in sporting events and played baseball, he made it to the regionals championships twice. He loved Carolina basketball, he was an avid chess player, he enjoyed architectural design and drawing. He loved camping, fishing, and all outdoor activities, and getting tattoos. His live long dream was to play college baseball for Carolina or NC State. He was a professional Heating and Air Service Technician in the Wilmington area.
John Paul is survived by his parents, John Wesley Spivey and Linda Allred Staley; his adopted parents, Robert and Gaye Hieb; his companion and partner, Kylene Flader; children, Stephen Marshall Spivey, Sonny Winston, Skyler Spivey, Robert Nelson Spivey, and Connor Spivey; daughter, Paige Flader; his brother, Stephen Murray; sister Selena Cardora, and special nephew, Chance Watson.
A Celebration of Life has been cancelled due to COVID. To be at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill:101 Old Mason Farm Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27517.