The Commerce Journal

Obituaries

March 18, 2013

James Ivey

COMMERCE — James Therel Ivey, 90, of Sulphur Springs passed away on March 12, 2013, in Sulphur Springs.

He was born on July 18, 1922, to Flora and Sam Ivey in Ladonia. James was a plumber and a veteran, having served in the United States Army in WW II.

Survivors include his son, James A. Ivey and wife Billie of Commerce; his daughters, Darlene Rudd and husband Robert of Campbell and Glenda Harness and husband Danny of Sulphur Springs; his brothers, Ed Ivey of Dallas and Kenneth Ivey of Sulphur Springs; his sister, Ethel McKay of Wolfe City; three grandsons; three granddaughters; three great-grandsons; and six great-granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Whisenant; two brothers; two sisters; grandsons Wayne Harness and Bobby Rudd; great-grandson Austin Harness; and, his great-great-granddaughter, Baylee Rudd.  

Visitation is at 1 p.m. today at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home followed by his funeral service at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial with full military honors follows at Ladonia Cemetery in Ladonia.

Pallbearers will be his nephews.

Online condolences may be made at www.jones-walkerandson.com and www.heraldbanner.com.

 

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