Ivey, Mrs. Dixie, a resident of 15606 Woodley Rd. Ramer, AL went to be with the Lord on September 22, 2013. Funeral services will be held September 28, 2013 at 12:00 Noon from New Providence Missionary Baptist Church, 15840 Woodley Rd., Ramer, AL36069 334-284-4824 with Pastor Larry Beamon, officiating. Interment will follow in New Providence Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Ivey will lie in repose at the church one hour prior to the funeral service. She was preceded in death by her mother, Manida Orum; father, Silas Orum, Sr. and her longtime companion, Sentell McCullough. She is survived by one daughter, Barbara (Chris) McCullough; three sons, Richard (Mona) Ivey, Edward James (Julie) Ivey, all of Montgomery, AL and Gregory (Selena) McCullough, Ramer, AL; seven sisters, Ruthie Lee Hampton, Easter Hampton, Lizzie Hubbard, Rosie Lee Jackson, and Anna Gordon, all of Montgomery, AL, Annie Green, Atlanta, GA and Lillian Grice, Mt. Meigs, AL; five brothers, Silas (Martha) Orum, Reverend Lucious (Renna) Orum, Reverend Roosevelt (Lasheka) Orum, Willie Orum and Luther (Drucilla) Orum, all of Montgomery, AL; fifteen grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends: including five devoted friends, Mrs. Sarah McCullough, Mrs. Martha Rhodes, Mrs. Sadie Jones, Mrs. Patricia Gilder and Mrs. Bessie Thomas.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser from Sept. 24 to Sept. 27, 2013