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Ivalee "Granny Mac" Dean McLain
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Birth: Dec. 4, 1916
Cleveland
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 2007
Gadsden
Etowah County
Alabama, USA

Ivalee was born on December 4, 1916, in Cleveland, Alabama. She was of the Baptist Faith. Ivalee was employed by So So Styles in Centre for 25 years! She was a special woman, wife and mom. She will be greatly missed but never forgotten. She was admired by all who knew her for her honesty, fairness and love for each and every member of her family. Heaven has gained a worthy soul and we lost an Angel. Her passion was to go to Chandler Mountain and pick tomatoes for canning and making her special homemade soup for her friends and family. She also push mowed her yard for exercise until recently. Ivalee was preceded in death by her husband, Wiley H. McLain; son, Tony McLain; and parents, Earl and Waitie Dean. She is survived by her sons, Howard (Judy) McLain and Wiley (Vickie) McLain; daughters, Jeannie (Patrick) Sosebee, Sandra Sexton, LeeAnn Lovett and Jan Fields; 15 Grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; brother, Earl (Sylbal) Dean; sisters-in-law, Jo, Ruby and Frankie Dean; and special friends, Jannie Minton, Shelia and Floyd Erwin.

Pallbearers were Grandsons. 
 
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 Parents:
  Earl Dean (1893 - 1979)
  Waitie L. Blair Dean (1893 - 1988)
 
 Spouse:
  Wiley H McLain (1915 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Esmon T. Dean (1913 - 2003)*
  Ivalee Dean McLain (1916 - 2007)
  Milford Miles Dean (1919 - 2001)*
  Albon Dean (1923 - 2003)*
  Carol Wayne Dean (1931 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rainbow Memorial Park
Rainbow City
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Matt Fields
Record added: Sep 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30010717
Ivalee Granny Mac <i>Dean</i> McLain
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A rose among five brothers, we all miss you so much.
- Peggy Dean Finch
 Added: Nov. 20, 2014

- Rene Davenport Johnson
 Added: Jan. 16, 2010
Granny,We love you and miss you more than words could ever begin to express. I can't wait to see you again one day!-Matt and Brayden
- Matt Fields
 Added: Sep. 23, 2008
 
 
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