SPRINGHILL – Funeral services for Mrs. Everlene Pearson “Grannie” Harvey , age 87, will be held at 10:30 am, Saturday, January 10, 2015, at Springhill United Methodist Church, Springhill, Louisiana, with Rev. William McLain officiating. Interment will follow in Welcome Cemetery, Taylor, Arkansas under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Springhill.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 9, 2015, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Mrs. Harvey was born on April 10, 1927 to Mont Day and Bertia Estelle Warner Pearson in Magnolia, AR and passed away on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 in Springhill. Mrs. Harvey was a lifelong resident of this area and a faithful member of Springhill United Methodist Church. She worked at Shurtleff’s Sewing Center for 19 years. She was also a caregiver, CNA, for twenty years and will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
She is survived by a son, Wade Harvey and wife, Leigh Anne, of Springhill, LA; two daughters, Myrel Jackson and husband, Philip of Shreveport, LA, Reba Hearne and husband, Buddy of Benton, LA; grandchildren, Tanya White and husband, John, Michelle Brown and husband, Troy, Jessica Raley and husband, Patrick, Mark Jackson and wife, Jennifer, Wendy Freeman and husband, Kyle, Courtney Faulk and husband, Brian, Shea Harvey and Jessica; eleven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Bobbie Stevens and husband, Red of Bossier City, LA, Glenda McCann and husband, Leroy of Colleyville, TX; two brothers, Denzel Pearson of Springhill, LA, Truman Pearson and wife, Norma of Sarepta, LA and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Harvey was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Shelton Harvey; son, DeWayne Harvey; sisters, Myrtis Stevenson, Edna Benson, Cortez Hood; brothers, Don Pearson, Edward Pearson, and W.C. Pearson.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and grandsons in law, Troy Brown, John White, Patrick Raley, Kyle Freeman, Mark Jackson, Brian Faulk, Shea Harvey and Hayden White.
The family request in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Springhill United Methodist Church, Choir Fund, P.O. Box 545, Springhill, La. 71075, or Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home, P O Box 929, Ruston, LA 71273.
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