Georgette Lee Ives, 62, wife of Bobby Ray Ives, died Monday, January 01, 2018, at McLeod Health in Florence.
Born March 14, 1955, in Sumter, she was a daughter of the late Howard Lee and the late Esther White Lee. She was formerly employed as a bookkeeper at Sumter Machinery and Glasscock Investments.
Survivors include her husband of 44 years; two sons, Micheal Ives (Misty) of Sumter and John Ives (Courtney) of Manning; four grandchildren, Baleigh Ives, Branden Ives, Jordan Ives, and Ava Grace Ives; and two sisters, Gwendolyn Hodge (Bill) and Betty Ann McKenzie all of Sumter.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Jonathan Lee; and a sister, Margaret Lee.
A funeral service will be held at 11 A.M. Thursday in the Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Sammy Geddings and Pastor Wayne McElveen officiating. Burial will be in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and other times at the home, 2424 Highview St.
Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.