Originally created 08/05/98

Mr. Willie Ivey



THOMSON -- Mr. Willie F. "Bill" Ivey, 90, of 269 Dunn St., died Sunday, Aug. 2, 1998, at McDuffie County Hospital.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Rocky Branch Baptist Church, Warrenton, with the Rev. J.W. Evans officiating. Burial will be in Union Star Cemetery.

Mr. Ivey, a native of Warrenton, was a gas station operator. He was a member of Rocky Branch Baptist Church, where he was treasurer and a deacon. He was a member of Saint Barnabas Masonic Lodge No. 91.

Survivors include one son, Jessie Lee Ivey, Thomson; two daughters, Naomi I. Ivery, Thomson, and Bettye I. Davis, Atlanta; three sisters, Geneva Jackson, Warrenton, Della Moss, Macon, and Eva Grant, Thomson; and 20 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be his grandchildren.

Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Rocky Branch Baptist Church.

Friends may call at the residence or Roberts Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at the residence after the burial Thursday.