Sydney was born in Buffalo, New York to the parents of Myrtle and Malcolm Spivey. She leaves behind two children, Ray Adonis Hampton and Sharyce Annette Arciaga. Sydney relocated to Los Angeles, California in 1969 where she eventually owned and operated her own mortgage company, Metro Mortgage. Additionally, she was the first woman in Los Angeles to own a branch of the well-know financial institution Countrywide Funding. She later attended Pepperdine University where she excelled and obtained her Masters Degree in Education. She became a teacher for the Los Angeles Unified School District, from which she retired. In 2006, she relocated to Rio Rancho, New Mexico where she spent the last days of her life. She was a very accomplished Real Estate Broker, Real Estate Investor, and Teacher, who delivered it all with style, class, and her own special brand of panache! She will both be truly missed and forever remembered. God Speed Sydney!.
A Service will be held on Thursday March 31, 2022 At 1:00 pm at Strong Throne Mortuary 1100 Coal Ave SE 87106 Albuquerque New Mexico
Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself, that where I am ye may be also.