Mary Maxine Ivy, 82, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010, at Red Bay Hospital. She was born May 24, 1928, in Mississippi to Robert and Ada Thornton Gahagan. She attended Red Bay Free Will Baptist Church.
Services were at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel in Red Bay with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Red Bay. Deaton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Survivors included her husband of 67 years, Chester Ivy of Red Bay; three children, James Hugh Ivy (Andora) and Judy Thrasher (David), both of Red Bay and Jimmy Ivy (Lori) of Sheffield, Ala.; one brother, Hoyt Gahagan of Corinth; and five grandchildren, Randall Ivy, Daryl Ivy, Jeremy Ivy, Kristin Ivy and Jennifer Ivy.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Rita Gail Ivy.