|Birth: ||Apr. 20, 1924|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 2012|
Ivan Chalmer Breeden, 88, of Elkton, went to be with the Lord, Monday, November 26, 2012 at his home.
He was born April 20, 1924 in Elkton, VA and was the son of the late Dock and Gussie Meadows Breeden. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by six sisters, Alda Dean, Eula Dean, Ruth Eppard, Irene Eppard, Arbutus Eppard and Ina Eppard.
Ivan was a farmer, loved all wild life-especially exotic birds, which he raised and shipped all over the world. He drove a school bus for Rockingham County for 25 years. He dearly loved those children, all were his favorite. He loved to share his faith and the love of the Lord with people.
On June 3, 1950 he married his wife of 62 years, Okley Mae Lam Breeden who survives. He is also survived by a son, Preston Lynn Breeden of Elkton; a daughter, Gail Breeden Herring and husband, Buddy of Elkton; two sisters, Magnolia Breeden of Stanardsville, Bernece Breeden of Elkton; three grandchildren, Jonathan Breeden, Benjamin Breeden, and Whit Herring; two great grandchildren, Chelsea and Canton Breeden; numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 Thursday afternoon, November 29, 2012 at the Kyger Funeral Home Chapel in Elkton with Rev. Don Leatherman officiating. Burial will follow in the Elk Run Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 prior to the service on Thursday. Friends may call or visit at the Breeden home at anytime.
A special Thank You to the doctors and nurses at Rockingham Memorial Hospital and the Hospice Team for their excellent care.
~Kyger Funeral Home Obituary, November 27, 2012
Benjamin Wesley Breeden (1893 - 1968)
Gussie Lee Meadows Breeden (1890 - 1965)
Irene Virginia Breeden Eppard (1914 - 1993)*
Arbutus Amanda Breeden Eppard (1915 - 1995)*
Alda L Breeden Dean (1917 - 1997)*
Ina Florene Breeden Eppard (1918 - 1995)*
Norwood Ruth Breeden Eppard (1920 - 2006)*
Magnolia Marie Breeden Breeden (1921 - 2013)*
Ivan Chalmer Breeden (1924 - 2012)
Eula Clarice Breeden Dean (1926 - 1997)*
Elk Run Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 27, 2012
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