Welcome to the memorial page for

Lessie V. (Phillips) Ivy

March 16, 1921 ~ July 1, 2017 (age 96)

The Piano Brothers

Lessie V. Ivy, 96, of Phenix City, AL passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Midtown Medical in Columbus, GA.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Thursday, July 6, 2017 at Vance Memorial Chapel in Phenix City, AL.  A procession will carry us to Main Post Cemetery at Ft. Benning for burial. The family will receive friends Wednesday night from 6 until 8 at the funeral home.

Mrs. Ivy was born March 16, 1921 in Pansey, AL to the late John William Phillips and Maxie Mae Powell Phillips. She was a Worthy Matron in the Order of the Eastern Star. Other than her parents she was preceded in death by her husband George W. Ivy; 2 daughters, Essie and Evelyn; 3 brothers and 5 sisters.

She is survived by her son, Donald Ivy; granddaughter, Amber Crisco and husband Ned; 2 great-grandchildren, Trevor Crisco and Clara Crisco; niece, Dorenda Battle; nephew, George Dwight Ivy; a host of extended family, and many caring friends.

The family thanks the staff of Phenix City Health Care for their loving care of Mrs. Ivy.

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 Service Information

July 5, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Vance Memorial Chapel
3738 Hwy 431N
Phenix City, AL 36867

Funeral Service
July 6, 2017

11:00 AM
Vance Memorial Chapel
3738 Hwy 431N
Phenix City, AL 36867

July 6, 2017

12:30 PM
Ft. Benning Main Post Cemetery
6551 Fort Benning BLVD.
Fort Benning, GA 31905

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