Iva Lee Blevins Ellis, 87, of Roaring River passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital in Elkin.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel, with the Rev. Roger Wagoner officiating. Burial will be in Mountlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m., prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mrs. Ellis was born Sept. 16, 1932, in Wilkes County to Lonnie Rufus and Ada Victoria Bell Blevins. She was a member of Christian Fellowship Mission Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Wintford Ellis; one sister, Virginia Bauguess; and one brother, Rufus Blevins.

She is survived by a daughter, Judy West and husband, Duane, of Roaring River; four grandchildren, David Miller and wife, Shelby, of Hays, Derrick Miller and wife, Ashley, of Summerfield, Jessica Sale and husband, Charlie, of Ronda and Zach West and McKenzie Stokes of Roaring River; seven great-grandchildren, Allison, Dylan and J.J. Miller, Callie Sale, Allen Stewart and wife, Kristen, Brandon Stewart and Hailey Brittain and husband, Jordon; two sisters, Vea Blevins and husband, Ray, of North Wilkesboro and Peggy Greene of Purlear.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Christian Fellowship Mission, P.O. Box 127, McGrady, N.C. 28649.

Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.

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