Mr. Hollis Lee Ivory, 66 of Malvern, Arkansas passed on Friday, March 9th, 2018 at Baptist Health Medical Center-Hot Spring County in Malvern, Arkansas. Hollis was born in Opelousas, LA to the late Curtis and Ethel Critian Ivory on November 17, 1951. He departed this life on March 9, 2018 at Baptist Health Center Malvern, AR. Hollis Lee was a graduate of the class of 1968 from Tomas Jefferson High School in Port Arthur, TX. He spent several months in the Marines Corp. In 1969 he was discharged with honors. He accepted Christ at an early age and was of Catholic faith.
In 1972 he married Dianne Taylor to this union 3 children were born. He later meet and married Patricia Hill on May 19, 2006.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 brother, 1 sister, 1 stepdaughter Oyama Hill Lamartz , 2 sister in laws and 1 brother in law.
Leaves to cherish his loving memory his devoted wife of 12 years Patricia Hill Ivory of Malvern, AR, Three sons Curtis Ivory, Ollie J. Ivory of Greenwood, South Carolina, Jefaar Hill of Port Arthur, TX, three daughters Rio Taylor, Milaton Ivory of Greenwood, South Carolina and Katiba Hill of Malvern, AR. Grandchildren Jaleel Taylor, Shanquesha Hurley, Zanqurious Hurley, Jazadai Ivory, Jashawn Ivory all of Greenwood, South Carolina. Alisha Hill of Little Rock, AR, Aaron Lamartz of Seattle, WA, La'Deisha Lewis, Jafaar Hill Jr., Ja Quavin Hill of Port Arthur, Texas, Shandrea Brown of New Orleans, LA. Great-grandchildren Cali Bousquet of Little Rock, AR. Michael Jenson, of Beaumont,TX. Nine sister in laws and a host of relatives and friends
Please keep Mrs. Patricia Ivory & Family in your thoughts & Prayers.
Turn Again To Life
If I should die and leave you here a while,
be not like others sore undone,
who keep long vigil by the silent dust.
For my sake turn again to life and smile,
nerving thy heart and trembling hand to do
something to comfort other hearts than thine.
Complete these dear unfinished tasks of mine
and I perchance may therein comfort you.
Mary Lee Hall
Samuel L.Vance & Sons Funeral Directors
"The Epitome of Service"
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