Gerald Darwin Spivey, Sr. 82, of Safford, passed away November 30, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona. Gerald was born September 25, 1936 in Bisbee, Arizona to James Augustus Spivey & Delores Mota Spivey. \n Gerald was known to be ornery and rambunctious throughout his childhood. He spent most of his working life as a heavy equipment operator and was well known for his skills. He loved camping, hunting and fishing. He was a hard-working man all of his life, caring for family till the end. He will be remembered as stubborn and cantankerous and also loving and caring.\n No services will be held to honor his final wishes.