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- Published on 24 November 2010
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Funeral services for Virginia Harvey, age 83 of Mount Vernon, were at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in the Mount Vernon City Cemetery with Rev. Pepper Puryear officiating.
Mrs. Harvey was born Dec. 21, 1926 in Dallas to Luther Knight and Willie Day. She was married to Sam B. Harvey. She died Wednesday, Nov. 17 in Mount Pleasant.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Holli and John Arnot of Arlington; two sons and daughters-in-law, Scott Harvey of Houston and Craig and Sherri Harvey of Mount Vernon; a brother, Hershell Knight; a sister, Juanita Chitsey of Winnsboro; seven grandchildren and their spouses, Samuel, Magen, Hugh, Jack, Andrew, Ian, and Craig and Brandie Craver; and three great-grandchildren, Corbin, Noah, and Katelyn.
Pallbearers were Samuel Harvey, Hugh Harvey, Andrew Arnot, Jack Harvey, Ian Arnot, and Craig Craver.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Franklin County Library, P.O. Box 579, Mount Vernon, Tex., 75457 or to the Franklin County Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 1563, Mount Vernon, Tex., 75457.