First Posted: 1/15/2009
Willis P. Ivey, 78, of 1801 Shaw Ave., died March 20, 2006, at Southeastern Regional Medical Center.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Biggs Funeral Chapel, the Revs. LeRoy Burke and Chip Bass officiating. Burial will follow in New Hollywood Cemetery.
Ivey was born in Robeson County on Aug. 25, 1927, a son of the late Willis Pope and Elneta Guyton Ivey Jr.
He was preceded in death by five brothers and sisters, William Dale Ivey, Retha Walters, Patsy Pittman, Francis Ivey and Doris Freeman.
Surviving are his wife, Inez Ivey of the home; a son, Wayne Norris of the home; three brothers, Robert “Bob” Ivey, Bennie “Monk” Ivey and Harry L. Ivey, all of Lumberton; a sister, Glenda Ivey Allen of Lumberton; and a grandson, Law Jason and his wife, Ana, of Huntersville.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Biggs Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
For information visit www.biggsfuneralslumberton.com.