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Opal Ivy

Graveside services were set for 2 p.m. today at New Haven Cemetery near Ridgely. Dr. Bobby Williams was to officiate. Family members were to serve as pallbearers.
Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 
Mrs. Ivy was born Aug. 20, 1923, in Lake County, daughter of the late Charlie and Flora May (Ward) Crouch. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith and was married to Glen Dayton Ivy in September 1941. He died Aug. 20, 1961.
She is survived by two daughters, Shirley Ragsdale of Union City and Glenda Criswell of Trenton; her son and daughter-in-law, Jackie and Joyce Ivy of Union City; her brother, J.C. Crouch of Ridgely; eight grandchildren, Darlene Fultz of Obion, Jeff Stover of Paducah, Ky., Brent Stover, Renea White and Rhonda Ivy, all of Union City, Richie Ivy of Troy, Britney Rudd of Murfreesboro and Bridgette Meals of Trenton; and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas Crouch and Charlie Crouch Jr.; and her sister, Inez Crouch.  
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