Sheryl Jean Ivey

Sheryl Ivey, 63, wife of James Ivey, passed away at home on April 25, 2018. Mrs. Ivey was born in Lexington, KY on July 1, 1954. She was the daughter of the late Sherman Gentry Rust and Martha Ray Wallace Rust. 

Mrs. Ivey was a resident of Lawrenceburg but also lived some of her life in Nicholasville. She attended Glensboro Christian Church. During Sheryl’s earlier years she loved to go dancing.

Mrs. Ivey is survived by her husband, James Thomas Ivey; her daughters, Stephanie Whitaker and Candice Workman; her sons, David Whitaker, Robert Whitaker and John Ivey; her sister, Terry Redmon; her brothers, Michael Rust and Steve Rust; sixteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Ivey is preceded in death by her parents, Sherman Gentry Rust and Martha Ray Wallace Rust; and one of her brothers, Sherman Rust.

The Funeral Service will be held at Saffell House Funeral Home on   Monday, April 30, 2018 at 11 a.m., with interment following in the Lawrenceburg Cemetery. Visitation will held at Saffell House Funeral Home on Sunday, April 29, 2018 from 3-7 p.m..

Junie Temple will officiate the service.

Pallbearers will be Robert Whitaker, Mike Rust, Leondus Patrick, Zachary Patrick, Thomas Redmon, Johnathon Redmon and Steve Rust.

Honorary bearers will be Stephanie Whitaker and Candice Workman.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Saffell House Funeral Home.

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