Bill R. Ivy, 68, of Donaldson, passed away Monday, Nov. 29, 2010.

Bill R. Ivy, 68, of Donaldson, passed away Monday, Nov. 29, 2010. Bill was born Feb. 13, 1942, in Redlands, Calif., to William and Francis Ivy.
Bill is survived by his wife, Joyce Ivy; two sons, William Ivy (Ruby Lynn) of Friendship, and Ralph Ivy (Jennifer) of Donaldson; one daughter, Rhonda Ivy of Donaldson; and one brother, Dale Ivy of Mt. Pine. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Bill is preceded in death by his mother, father and one sister, Etha Carolyn Rainwater.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30, at Atkinson Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1, at Ouachita Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Atkinson Funeral Home of Malvern, (501)332-2711. Guests may register at www.atkinsonfuneralhome.net.