Harold Bohannon, 90
Harold Bohannon, age 90 of Pleasureville, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at his residence. He was born in Elmburg, and was the son of the late James (Jim) and Jenny Wylie Bohannon. He had been a dairy and tobacco farmer, a parts manager for Pleasureville Supply, a member of Elmburg Baptist Church, Deacon of Elmburg Baptist Church for 64 years, Treasurer of Elmburg Baptist Church for more than 48 years, twice was moderator of the Baptist Association, an ASCS Committee person, a substitute mail carrier for Route 2, Pleasureville, measured tobacco ground for the Government, and was a board member of Southern States.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 72 years: Virginia Kesler Bohannon of Pleasureville; one son: Billy Bohannon of Elmburg; one daughter-in-law: Judy Bohannon of Bagdad; six grandchildren: Tim Bohannon (Cheryl), Tina Travis, Rene' Briley (Jack), Johnny Bohannon II (Kim), Lisa Lyon, and Brian Bohannon (Angie); nine great-grandchildren: Clay, Chris, Jessica, Rachel, Katie, Taylor, Grant, Morgan and Kelsey; two great-great grandchildren: Areina Bohannon and Timothy Roberts III. He was preceded in death by a son: Johnny Bohannon; six brothers: Leonard, Russell, Ryburn, Lester, David Shelby, and Orbin Ray Bohannon; one sister: Viola Faith; and a daughter-in-law, Reva Bohannon.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at Sholar Funeral Home of Pleasureville with the Rev. Brad Jennings and the Rev. Marshall Phillips officiating. Interment was in Pleasureville Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at sholarfuneralhome.com.