Mrs. Peggy M. Ivey, age 79 of Stone Mountain, GA went home to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday July 29, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Claud and Addie Lee Merritt, one daughter, four sisters and one brother. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, John Ivey of Stone Mountain; daughters, Kim (Steve) Fowler, Lawrenceville; Kelli Catanach, Woodstock; Krista Ivey (Sara Collier), Stone Mountain; sons, Kenneth (Jill) Ivey, Kirk (Towina) Ivey, all of Loganville; sisters Dorothy Brown, Olivia Fowler, Bettie (Bobby) Wilson, eleven grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews cousins and other family. Funeral Services will be held Friday August 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Wages & Sons Funeral Home with Brother Bob Howard and Lonnie Campbell officiating. Interment will follow at Melwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday July 31st from 2:00 until 4:00 pm and 6:00 until 8:00 pm at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel.

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  1. We are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. God has a wonderful angel.

  2. So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time. I have such fond memories of Peggy while I was growing up.

  3. My heart is broken! I love this beautiful lady so much! My prayers are with you Mr. Johnny, Kim, Kenneth, Kirk, Kellie and Krista. God be with you all in this time of pain! I love you all!

  4. I am so sorry for your loss. Although I never had the pleasure of meeting your mother. I know she had to be a special lady. I know this because only a truly special and wonderful lady could raise children that are as kind and giving as the Ivey family. I can see how special she was in all her children. Your family has always treated my family like part of your own and for this I am grateful. I am deeply sadden for your family and are praying for all of you in this time of need. You may have lost the physical part of your mother but know she lives on forever in all of you. Heaven has gained a wonderful angle.

  5. I am so sorry for your loss. My prays are with you and your family during this time. She will be greatly missed by many.

  6. For a wonderful family with a huge loss, I am praying that God grants you the kind of peace only he can bring in this heaviest of times. May he wrap his loving arms around you and keep you all in his presence. So sorry for your loss. Love you.

  7. My love and prayers go out to all of you, loosing someone you love hurts so deep. I loved Peggy and still remember years ago when we were all at Bethel Baptist Church and I stood by her each Sunday in choir. I loved hearing her sing “Come Morning” those are sweet memories. I trust with all my heart that I will see her again one day and we’ll all be singing and praising God there too.

  8. I am sorry for your loss, my prayers go out to your family to find the strength and peace during this time. Remember, weeping may endure for a night but joy comes in the morning. She is with our savior. Blessings to your family.

  9. Sending our Prayers, Love and Sympathy in the loss of Jesse’s grandmother. Jerry & Elaine Ferguson (Jackson Co Baptist Church)

  10. I am so sorry for your loss. May the love from your family and friends bring you comfort in the days ahead. I loved Peggy with all of my heart. She was my best friend. I will miss her everyday. She was a wonderful lady and my life was better for knowing her. Until we meet again, my dear friend.

  11. I am so sorry for your loss. Ms. Peggy was a beautiful lady and a great friend to my Mom who loved her so. I pray for comfort and peace for her husband “Johnny”, her children and all of her family and friends. God has gained a beautiful Angel. May God bless all of you.

  12. Mr. John, I’m so sorry to hear that Ms. Peggy passed away. My prayers go out to you, Ms. Dot, and all your family. So sorry I could not make the funeral because I’m out of town. Please know that Shana, Carl, and I am thinking of you all and keeping you in our prayers. Bless you in this time of sorrow.

    Chandra at 1626.

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