Rosalie Harvey

Rosalie R. Harvey, 86

CLINTON — Mrs. Rosalie Rice Harvey, 86, of 180 Southwood Drive, died Saturday July 26, 2014 at Southwood Nursing and Retirement Center.

The funeral will be held Wednesday, July 30, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel at Moore Funeral Home at Forest Lawn in Candler with the family receiving friends in the chapel from 10-11 a.m.. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, at 11 a.m. at Community United Methodist Church in Butner.

A native of Buncombe County and a long-time resident of Butner, she was the daughter of the late Lester Lewis and Bessie DeBruhl Rice. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolph V. Harvey, her son, Lanny C. Harvey and a brother, Eugene R. Rice.

She is survived by a son, Robert L. Harvey and wife, Betty of Clinton; three sisters, Dorothy R. Ferguson of Enka, Ruth R. Reynolds of Candler, and Faye R. Vaughn of Arden; one brother, Gary A. Rice of Asheville; two granddaughters, Amanda W. Harvey of Altamonte Springs, Fla. and Jessica R. Harvey of Creedmoor; three great-grandsons and ten nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Community United Methodist Church, 507 West E. Street, Butner, NC 27509.

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Royal-Hall Funeral Home is honored to serve the Harvey Family.

Funeral Home

Royal Hall Funeral Home
301 McKoy St. Clinton, NC 28328
(910) 592-4127

Published in The Sampson Independent from July 28 to July 29, 2014