Edgar Ivy, Jr.
October 22, 2018
STARKVILLE — Edgar Ivy Jr., 90, died Oct. 21, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Welch Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Memorial Garden Park. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Welch Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Ivy was born Aug. 17, 1928, to the late Bessie and Robert Edgar Ivy. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Mississippi Army National Guard. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Maggie Bell Phillips Ivy; and two sisters. He is survived by his children, Suzie Shurden, Jeff Ivy and Cliff Ivy; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 50, Memphis, TN 38101.