MR. IVAN WATLEY, {98} was born December 14, 1919 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Ada and Benjamin Watley. He departed this earthly life for his eternal home on Thursday, March 1st , 2018. He graduated high school as well, as Arts & Technical College and was later drafted in the United States Armed Forces. After serving his country he retired, and became employed for himself. He was wedded in Holy Matrimony to Mrs. Vera Watley and to this union there was one {1} daughter, Jeanette Watley. Mr. Ivan was an active member of several civic organizations which included: President/Lt. Governor State of New York and Florida Kiwanis International, Prince Hall Masons, Christ United Methodist Church and Florida’s Men Ministry. He was a member of Sandy Grove Missionary Baptist Church. His favorite scripture was Psalm 23rd. His hobbies were music: the violin and the trombone. He leaves to cherish his loving memories his loving wife, Mrs. Ada Watley;  his loving daughter, Jeanette Watley and host of other relatives, family and friends. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 PM Wednesday, March 07, 2018 at Sandy Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation will be held {2} two hours prior to Funeral Services at the Church. Entombment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery Mausoleum. Arrangements are entrusted to Ocean View Funeral Home Myrtle Beach Chapel.