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From: Roger Harvell <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD] Harvelle / Harvell
Date: Tue, 3 Jun 2008 22:00:29 -0400 (GMT-04:00)
Yes, Vera, John Henry and his children adopted the spelling HarvellE. The brothers mentioned Jimmy, Lewis, and George Lafayette all continued to use the Harvell spelling.
>From: Vera Reeves <>
>Sent: Jun 3, 2008 9:24 PM
>Subject: [ARIZARD] Harvelle / Harvell
>I posted this man's obit from the week before Oct 24. Note the different spelling of the name in this one. Oh and the heading of the other one had J. R. but the article was John Henry.
>Melbourne Times - Oct 31, 1957 – Harvelle Services Held Friday
> Funeral services were held Friday October 25 at the Pine Grove Church for J. H. Harvelle who passed away suddenly October 21. He was a native of Izard County and was a member of the Methodist Church.
> He was married to Nancy Sipe of Cleburne County in March 1900 and to this union were born nine children.
> Survivors include his wife, one son, Elgin Harvelle of Wenatchee, Wash.; six daughters, Mrs Elmer Fudge, Melbourne, Miss Elsie Harvell, Melbourne, Mrs Earl Hall, West Plains, Mo., Mrs Gus Gibson, Springfield, Mo., Mrs W. R. Jessup, Waynesville, Mo., Mrs Effie Martin, Wenatchee, Wash. He was preceded in death by two daughters, Mrs Ethel Moser, and Mrs Ettie Richardson.
> He is also survived by three brothers, Jimmy Harvelle, Arbyrd, (sp) Mo., Lewis and G. L. Harvelle of Guion; two sisters Mrs Martha Sims and Mrs Cora Walker, both of Mt. Pleasant; 18 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
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