Obituary for Ivan Marion Alley, Jr.

Ivan Marion Alley, Jr., age 85, of Pulaski, VA passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2019. He was born April 20, 1934 in Carroll County, VA, the son of the late Ivan Marion Alley, Sr. and Bessie Funk Alley. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Linda Archer. Ivan was a veteran of the Navy and Air Force.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Phyllis Alley; son, Roger Alley and Debbie of Pulaski;

three grandchildren, Britt Shumate, Kristin and Jason Clark, Lauren Shumate; three great-grandchildren, Ethan Clark, Charlee Shumate and Piper Shumate; sister, Donna Mabry and fiancé Randy Turner of Pulaski; brother, Olen Alley of Austinville, VA; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 6, 2019 at the Barnett Funeral Home. Interment will follow in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, VA is serving the Alley family.