MERIDIAN, Miss. — Services for Ethel Almeida Ivy will be held Saturday, December 21, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend Ronald Boles officiating. A graveside service will be held on Monday, December 23, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at Camp Ground Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Hampton, Ark. with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

MERIDIAN, Miss. — Services for Ethel Almeida Ivy will be held Saturday, December 21, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend Ronald Boles officiating. A graveside service will be held on Monday, December 23, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. at Camp Ground Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Hampton, Ark. with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.


Mrs. Ivy, 82, of Meridian died Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at Poplar Springs Nursing Center. She was retired from Sears and enjoyed gardening and caring for her family.


Survivors include her husband of sixty-five years, Thomas L. Ivy, of Meridian; sons, Michael Ivy and wife Becky of Rogers, Ark., and Terry D. Ivy and wife Sabina of Meridian; grandchildren, Lisa, Christi, Brandon, Tadd, Steven and Cara; nine great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sister, Bobbie Lynn Bashaw and husband Glen of Monticello, Ark., and several nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by her brother, Juan Wilson.


Family and friends may sign the online guest book at robertbarhamffh.com.


Visitation will be held Saturday from 12:00-1:00 at the funeral home.