Walter Ivey Sr.

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  • "Elsie was sorry to hear of Gene's passing. I will be..."
    - Peggy Smith
  • "My thoughts and prayers are wih you all in this time,Big..."
    - Christopher Knight
  • "Life is so short and those we love are gone from our lives..."
  • "Elsie,very sorry for your are in my thoughts and..."
    - Wendy Carroll
  • "Gene, I'm sorry to hear about your father. I hope you and..."
    - Rick Brady
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MARTINEZ, Ga. - Walter Eugene "Gene" Ivey, Sr., 77, loving husband of 57 years to Elsie Ivey, entered into rest on Sunday, May 15, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at Platt's Funeral Home Belair Rd. Chapel with Chaplain Wayne Bruner officiating. Burial will follow at West View Cemetery. Gene was the former owner and operator of A+ Transmission before his son took over the family business. He loved people and treated all of his employees like they were part of his family. Gene served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of New Heights Community Church. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, hunting, and spending time on his houseboat. In addition to his wife, survivors include his son; Walter E. "Gene" Ivey, Jr. (Laura Flynn-Ivey) of Martinez, GA, daughter; Lynn Golden (Don) of Evans, GA, four grandchildren; Davis Ivey, Jeneva Golden, Michael Chalker, Sarah Golden, three great grandchildren; Brenton Morrow, MJ Chalker, Elsie Chalker, and special friend; Doyle Chavous. Pallbearers will be Carl Edenfield, Michael Edenfield, Doyle Chavous, Phillip Hatcher, Lee Stephens, Gary Combs, Sonny Scott, and Adam Witherington. Honorary pallbearers will be Ronald Golden and Larry Golden. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Jud C. Hickey Center for Alzheimer's Care, 1901 Central Ave., Augusta, GA 30904. Please sign the guestbook and send condolences at Platt's Funeral Home 337 N. Belair Rd. Evans, GA 30809

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337 North Belair Road
Evans, GA 30809
(706) 860-6166
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