Percy Edward Ivey Jr.

Published 6:00 am Wednesday, February 18, 2004

Services for Percy Edward Ivey Jr. of Brookhaven are 10 a.m.,Thursday, Feb. 19, at Harrigill Funeral Home Chapel with burial at2 p.m., Thursday in Roselawn Memorial Park in Baton Rouge, La.

Visitation is Wednesday from 5-9 p.m., at the funeral home.

Mr. Ivey, 56, died Feb. 14, 2004, at his residence. He was bornin Baton Rouge on Feb. 1, 1948, to Percy Ivey Sr. and Jewel CowartIvey.

He was a construction engineer, and a veteran of the NavySeabees, serving in Vietnam. He attended two years of college. Hewas a member of the Baptist faith.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his wife, Elayne Kellor Ivey of Brookhaven; hisdaughters, Melissa Michelle Ivey of Millville, N.J., Karen LynnIvey of Galloway, N.J., and Kourtnie Jenea Ivey of Houston, Texas;his son, Trey Ivey of Brookhaven; his stepdaughter, Jacquelin Drakeof Brookhaven; his brother, Wesley R. Ivey of Slidell, La.; and hisgrandchildren, Alan, Angel, Alyssa, Taylor and Madison.