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Blue Funeral Home (Marion)
Monday April 15th, 2019

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Ivoleen McCree

Marion-Ivoleen McCree, 98, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.

Ivoleen was born on January 5, 1921 to Henry and Idella (Gilliam) Brayfield.  She married Elbert McCree on June 23, 1949.  He preceded her in death on November 21, 2005.

Ivoleen was a homemaker.  She was a woman of faith and a prayer warrior with her many friends.  Ivoleen enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include:


Scott and Judy McCree of Marion

Gregory and Lori McCree of Carterville

Douglas and Cindy McCree of Marion

Paul and Cathy McCree of Marion


Shelly and Kevin Dunaway

Lisa Skeate

Aaron McCree and fiancé Leslie Sexton

Jonathan and Amber McCree

Quentin and Courtney McCree

Aaron McCree

Austin McCree

Evan and Katy McCree

Whitney McCree

Josh and Charity McCree

Alex and Lauren McCree

Several great grandchildren

Several nieces and nephews including, Traci McMinn and Trevor Willhite

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Eileen Willhite and brothers, Glenn Brayfield and Carl Brayfield

Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 15, 2019 at noon at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Pastor Jonathan McCree officiating.  Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Monday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.

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Scott, Doug, Greg and Paul - thinking of you today. I just keep thinking that all those people who used to come to Grandma and Grandpa's on Sunday are almost all gone. The time has gone by fast hasn't it? I know you are going to miss her.

Pansy McCree Chamness Apr 13 2019 8:51 PM

Lisa, I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful grandmother. Prayers and love to you and your family sweet friend.

Glenn and Renae Hunsaker Apr 13 2019 3:31 PM

Im so sorry for your loss. What a powerful woman of God! I got to talk with her about our faith a couple of times over the years. Those conversations are memories I will always cherish. Praying for you all.

Beverly Draeger Bradley Apr 12 2019 8:05 PM