Jeanette Ivey

Obituary of Jeanette Alice Ivey

Jeanette Alice Fleming Ivey, 68, wife of Clifton Ivey, died Thursday, November 8, 2018, at Palmetto Health Tuomey.


Born in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late Emory Wilson Geddings and Juanita Fleming Geddings.


Mrs. Ivey was a member of the Salvation Army.  She was the retired owner and operator of E.J.’s Variety Shop.


Surviving are her husband of Sumter; a son, Paul Capell, Jr. (Lordesa) of the Philippines; two daughters, Rebecca “Becky” Small (Lee) of Sumter and Eva Hendricks (Lane) of NC; two brothers, Larry Mack Geddings and Heyward Legrand Geddings both of Sumter; 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.


Private funeral services will be held with Dr. Eddie Fleming officiating.


Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army, P. O. Box 2229, Sumter, SC 29151.


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Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.