David Skidmore Ivey, 77, died Saturday, July 30, 2016 at Elizabethtown Healthcare after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Darius and Minnie Bordeaux Ivey; an infant sister; and one brother, Alfred Ivey.
A celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2 at Bethel Baptist Church in Dublin officiated by Dr. Mack Roberts and Revs. Thomas McCuddy and Kincy Barrow. Visitation will be held from 1-1:45 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2 prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in the Grimes-Tatum Cemetery in Tar Heel. Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
He is survived by one brother, Jerry Ivey of Carthage; and three sisters, Nancy Smith of Climax, Bonnie Ivey and Sally Milczakowski, both of Elizabethtown.
The family will receive friends at the home of Bonnie Ivey, 3235 Owen Hill Road, Elizabethtown.