James A Ivison, 70 earned his angel wings on May 29, 2017 with his family by his
side in Glen Burnie, Maryland.
James was born on June 11, 1946 in Washington DC to the late Russell and Anna
James is survived by his wife Josephine of 44 years, daughters Tracey and
Jennifer, son-in-law Jeffrey, son James R (Jimmy), and daughter-in-law Nina. 10
grandchildren; Kiara, Kayla, Anthony, Sevanna, Jonny, Nathaniel, Jessica, Leila,
Jasmine, and Jaylen. James is also survived by his older brother Joseph (Joe),
sister Patricia (Pat), and younger brother Robert (Bobby).
James was drafted into the United States Army in September of 1966. James
served his country proudly fighting in the Vietnam War, coming home safely in
July 1968. James went to start a fulfilling career with 7-11, working as an
Auditor for over 23 years.
James was a lifelong employee of Beltway Plaza Security, starting back in 1986.
James started as a part-time guard and rose through the ranks until he ended his
career as the lead dispatcher. James mentored and touches the lives of many of
the finest guards to be employed by Beltway Plaza.
The family will receive friends and relatives on Thursday June 8th 5:00 p.m. -7:00
p.m. at Gasch's Funeral Home located in Hyattsville, MD. Memorial services will
be held on Friday June 9th at 11:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Cheltenham