Ivan Wayne Gill Jr., 18, of Hix, died Saturday, May 15, 1999, at his home. Born Sept. 26, 1980, in Summers County, he was the son of Sherry A. Wright Ward and stepfather Oliver Ward of Hix and Ivan Wayne Gill Sr. and stepmother Ruby Gill of Hinton. Mr. Gill was a lifelong resident of Summers County and employee of Hix Mountain Construction at Hix. Other survivors include one son, Dakota Wayne of Hinton; one sister, Jennifer Dawn Ward of Hix; one half brother, Noah Gill of Hinton; two half sisters, Nena Gill of Hinton and Susie Gill Reynolds of Princeton; maternal grandparents, Billy Keith and Viola Wright of Stateroad, N.C.; paternal grandparents, Jesse and Robert Holland of Sandstone; and paternal stepgrandmother, Frances Ward of Hix. Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Chestnut Grove Baptist Church at Hix with Pastors Eddie Johnson and Benny Allen officiating. Burial will follow in Cecil Ward Cemetery at Hix. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors in Hinton and one hour before services Tuesday at the church. Friends and family will serve as pallbearers. Arrangements by Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors, Hinton.