Funeral services for Lester Eugene Ivy, Jr., 39, of Mabelvale, AR were held Sunday, May 5, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home Magee in Magee. Bro. Lonnie Gale Wood officiated.
Mr. Ivy died Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Texarkana, TX. A member of New Sardis Baptist Church, he worked as a lineman for MC Dean. He graduated from Mize High School and was a member of the 1995 State Championship football team. A graduate of Jones County Junior College, he was a member of the 1998 undefeated National Junior College championship football team. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and the joy of his life were his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, W.B. and Nita Ivy and Albert and Mildred Tuggle.
Survivors include his wife of five years LaDonna Ivy; children, Allison Ivy, Tanner Vise, and Macy Vise; parents Lester and Beverly Ivy and his siblings, Leslie Cotton and Lance Ivy.
An online guestbook may be signed at www.colonialchapelmageemendenhall.com.
Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Magee was in charge of arrangements.