1846. Rosalie Blanche
John Patrick Ivey
(son of King Benjamin Ivey and Mary
Elizabeth Marie Dolan) was born on 29 Nov 1921 in Desdemona, Eastland County,
Texas. He died on 25 Apr 2007. He was buried in Evergreen Alameda Cemetery,
El Paso, Texas.
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IVEY, JOHN P., 85, Service: 1 p.m. today at Our Lady of The Valley. Burial: Evergreen
Alameda Cemetery. Survived by spouse Rosalie Blackwell Ivey, daughters Shelia
I. Carter, Rebecca I. Kelley & Cherie "Mimi" I. Epstein, sons John
Patrick Ivey II & David Herbert, brothers Harold, Charles & James.
"John P. IVEY ['43], 85, of El Paso (formerly of Eastland County), died
April 25, 2007. During World War II he designed aircraft for McDonald Douglas
Corporation's Naval Aircraft Division. He was involved in farming, owned Southwest
Fertilizer Company, and from 1962-2002 was the managing partner of several family
farm partnerships guiding them into commercial and residential land development.
He was president of Buckhorn Coal Company. Survivors include his wife of 58 years,
Rosalie; two sons; three daughters, including Sheila Ivey CARTER ['75] and Rebecca
Ivey KELLY ['79]; 14 grandchildren, including Charles R. CARTER ['08] Lindsay
N. IVEY ['08] and Lauren R KELLY ['08]; a great-granddaughter; and two brothers,
including A. Harold IVEY ['44]. Memorials may be made to the John IVEY Sr. A&M
Memorial Scholarship Fund/ Aggie Mom's Club, c/o Rosanne PEYTON, 5116 Silverbell
Lane, ElPaso, TX 79936"
Rosalie Blanche Blackwell and John Patrick Ivey had the following children:
John Patrick Ivey Jr..
Rosalie Blanche "Sheila" Ivey.
Rebecca Anne Ivey.
David Herbert Ivey (Private).
Cherie Marie Ivey.