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Emma Harvey

Erma Rae Harvey, age 87 of Jacksonville, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014 at her home with her family by her side. She was born April 15, 1927 in Slaton, Texas to the late Oary and Violet Bridges Hunt. On Sept. 22, 1945 she married Joe Harvey. He preceded her in death in 1999. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Oleta Leland and a brother, Ralph Hunt. She was a member of Roberson Baptist Church in Furlow.

She is survived by her son, Lloyd Harvey of Jacksonville; daughter, Joann (Frank) McCoy of Lonoke; sister, Shirley Baxter of Jacksonville; brother, Richard Hunt of Madison, Wisc.; five grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; one great great granddaughter, daughter-in-law, Kathy Perry of Jacksonville.

Funeral services were held Saturday, July 12 at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Chapel with Larry Childers officiating. Interment followed at Concord Cemetery near Furlow.

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Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home & Crematory.

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