Obituaries

Mitchell Moore
B: 1962-01-01
D: 2017-11-17
View Details
Moore, Mitchell
Charles Carter
B: 1925-12-07
D: 2017-11-16
View Details
Carter, Charles
Frances Bowers
D: 2017-11-16
View Details
Bowers, Frances
Willie Porterfield
D: 2017-11-15
View Details
Porterfield, Willie
Robbie Lewis
B: 1950-12-04
D: 2017-11-14
View Details
Lewis, Robbie
Milton Dendy
B: 1915-05-17
D: 2017-11-14
View Details
Dendy, Milton
Wade Bowden
B: 1968-02-22
D: 2017-11-14
View Details
Bowden, Wade
Vern Hammond
D: 2017-11-13
View Details
Hammond, Vern
Donald Weaver
B: 1936-12-04
D: 2017-11-12
View Details
Weaver, Donald
Pramila Patel
B: 1937-02-16
D: 2017-11-12
View Details
Patel, Pramila
Richard Hindt
D: 2017-11-12
View Details
Hindt, Richard
Melissa Smith
B: 1976-12-28
D: 2017-11-11
View Details
Smith, Melissa
Patrick Bunn
B: 1981-12-17
D: 2017-11-11
View Details
Bunn, Patrick
Cedrick Bianchi
B: 1941-05-15
D: 2017-11-11
View Details
Bianchi, Cedrick
Janice Flanagan
D: 2017-11-11
View Details
Flanagan, Janice
Flo Carter
B: 1930-12-18
D: 2017-11-10
View Details
Carter, Flo
Charles Harris
B: 1923-03-12
D: 2017-11-09
View Details
Harris, Charles
Carol Huff
D: 2017-11-08
View Details
Huff, Carol
Catheryne Grogan
D: 2017-11-07
View Details
Grogan, Catheryne
Donald Draper
B: 1940-09-03
D: 2017-11-07
View Details
Draper, Donald
John Reilly
B: 1931-11-02
D: 2017-11-06
View Details
Reilly, John

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4355 Lexington Road
Athens, GA 30605
Phone: (706) 546-1587
Fax: (706) 548-7984
J. Swanton Ivy
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home East
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for J. Swanton Ivy

J. Swanton Ivy, Jr., 82, died June 8, 2015. A lifelong resident of Oconee County, GA, he was the son of the late J. Swanton Ivy, Sr. and Emma Plunket Ivy. His sister Anne Giddens Howell preceded him in death.

Mr. Ivy was a graduate of Darlington School and the University of Georgia where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. He was affiliated with truck and auto sales with his father for over thirty years, many of which as co-owner of J. Swanton Ivy Chrysler Dodge and Ivy Truck Sales. He had a passion for aviation and was a licensed pilot. He was a member of the Civil Air Patrol and was a charter member and past president of the Athens Area Model Airplane Club. Mr. Ivy was a charter member and elder of Friendship Presbyterian Church and was an active member of the Men of the Church. He was also a founding member of the original Boy Scout troop at Friendship Presbyterian Church. Later in life, Mr. Ivy was integral in real estate development in Friendship community, serving as president of Rockinwood, Inc. He was a former member of the Athens Touchdown Club and was a lifetime UGA football season ticket holder. He also enjoyed his coffee club with friends almost daily.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 12:30 PM until 2:00 PM at Friendship Presbyterian Church with a memorial service immediately following with the Rev. Tara Bulger officiating.

Survivors include his wife of fifty-seven years, Pattie Wynn Ivy; two sons and daughters-in-law, John and Holly Ivy and David and Amy Ivy; grandchildren, Austin, Ben, Wynn and Maggie; several nephews, nieces and cousins. Other survivors include his sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Virginia and John Hall, stepmother, Bert L. Ivy, stepbrother Richard Montgomery and his wife Evelyn, stepsister Anne Lee and her husband Chester.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friendship Presbyterian Church, 8531 Macon Hwy., Athens, GA 30606.

Lord and Stephens, WEST, is in charge of arrangements.
Order Flowers

Recently Shared Condolences

Recently Shared Stories

Recently Shared Photos