Rev. Ivan Dameron, 92, of North Wilkesboro, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, at Wilkes Health and Rehabili--
tation. Rev. Dameron was born Feb. 28, 1928, to Sally and R.S. Dameron.
Rev. Dameron was a Baptist minister serving churches in Wilkes and surrounding counties for 60 years.
Rev. Dameron was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth, of 74 years; parents; sisters, Irene Felts, Margie Johnson and Jean Shaver; and brothers Robert, Glenn and Bill Dameron.
Surviving are his daughters, Judy Roope and spouse, Larry, of Emerald Isle, Janice Adams and spouse, Steve, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Anita Dameron Meyerhoffer and spouse, Tracy, of Wilmington; grandchildren, Angela Searcy and spouse, Richard, of Wilkesboro, Dana Obos and spouse, Tom, of Franklin, Tenn., Kristen Dixon and spouse, Neil, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., Chad Roope and spouse, Ruth, of Hudson, Ohio, Allie Turner and Aryn Turner, both of Wilmington; great grandchildren, Benjamin Searcy of Wilkesboro, Adelyn, Kelsea and Matthew Dixon, all of Mount Pleasant, S.C., and Isaiah and Jacob Roope of Hudson, Ohio; and brothers, Buel and Kenneth Dameron.
Private service will be held with Chaplain Greg Anderson officiating. Military honors provided by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1142. Flowers will be accepted. The family requests no food. Memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care, 688 North Bridge Street, Elkin, N.C., 28621.
Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller