US Coast Guard

Jon "Gary" Ivester

January 12, 1939 ~ December 13, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old

Jon "Gary" Ivester Obituary

Jon “Gary” Ivester, 84, of Hogansville, passed away, Wednesday, December 13, 2023, at his residence.

Born January 12, 1939, in Atlanta, he was a son of the late Guy Ivester and the late Nobie Copeland Ivester. He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard and a building contractor in Fayette and Coweta counties for many years.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Sherry Ivester; children, Mark Ivester (Traci), Stephanie Anderson, Felicia Meyers (Jeff), Laurie Brown (Rusty) and Christy Ponder (Kelly), Tommy Dunn; and grandchildren, Audrey, Anna, Angela, Scarlett, Noah, Nobie, James, Adrienne, Jordon, Augusta, Kayla, Lisa, Brittany, Rachel, Trenton, Rustyn and Kynslee.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2024, at Hillcrest Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Saturday.

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January 13, 2024

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Hillcrest Chapel
1 Bullsboro Drive
Newnan, GA 30263

Memorial Service
January 13, 2024

3:00 PM
Hillcrest Chapel
1 Bullsboro Drive
Newnan, GA 30263


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