Ira Jean Currie was born on March 7, 1943 in Oak Vale MS, to Leandea and Eldrige Nichols. Ira left this world peacefully at home on November 5, 2017. Ira was preceded in death by son Vincent S. Currie. Ira leaves to cherish her memories loving husband of 55 years Harlee Currie; mother Leandea Brumfield, children Ronald T. Currie Sr., Dr. Lisa C. Currie of Nashville, TN. Two grandchildren, Ronald Tyrone Currie Jr. and Jordyn Michelle Currie, 3 brothers Eddie Lee Nichols, Eddie Earl Nichols and David Brumfield; 3 sisters Delphine (Nichols) Slater, Kim (Brumfield) Harding and Judy (Brumfield) Slater. Visitation Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 9-11:00 a.m. Family hour 10:00-11:00 a.m. Homegoing services 11:00 a.m. all services at Mt. Horeb M.B. Church 456 Hamlin St., Gary, IN. Rev. David Edwards officiating. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.