First Posted: 1/15/2009
Virginia Beach, Va.
Ronald Ferrell Ivey Sr., 58, of Virginia Beach, formerly of Lumberton, N.C., died Aug. 17, 2006, at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital.
A memorial will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Oakton Baptist Church in Fairmont.
Ivey was born Dec. 26, 1947, in Lumberton to Joyce S. Ivey and Arren Ivey Jr. He was a graduate of Lumberton High School and The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.
Ivey was employed by the City of Lumberton for many years and retired from the City of Virginia Beach. He was a fourth-degree knight of the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his father, Arren Ivey Jr.
Surviving are his wife, Pamala J. Ivey of the home; his mother, Joyce S. Ivey of Fairmont, N.C.; a son, Ronald F. Ivey Jr. of Chesapeake; a daughter, Rebecca I. Irizarry of Norfolk; a stepson, Travis C. Dailey of Petersburg; a sister, Millie I. Clark of Newark, Ohio; and three grandchildren, Jake Ivey, Ryan and Brittney Irizarry.
Memorials may be made to Oakton Baptist Church, 203 Oakton Church Road, Fairmont, N.C., 28340.
The family will receive friends Saturday after the service at the church.