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William Eugene "Bill" Jarvis

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William Eugene "Bill" Jarvis Notice
Jarvis, William EugeneBillage 86 of Waynesville NC and formerly of Orlando FL and Greenville SC, passed away October 11, 2013. He was born in Birmingham AL to the late Cliff and Violet White Jarvis. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother David Jarvis. Mr. Jarvis served our country in the Merchant Marines and the Navy during WWII. He was the founder of the Greenville Chorale, and the Central Florida Messiah Choral Society, both of which are still in existence today. He taught music/choral at Lakeview Junior High, West Orange High, and Edgewater High in Orlando. Mr. Jarvis was also the rehearsal director for the cast choir at Disney. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Anna L. Jarvis of Waynesville NC; sons Jeffrey Jarvis and his wife Dawn, James Warren Jarvis; daughter Julie Jarvis and her husband Randy Gibson; brother Jonathan Jarvis; sisters Barbara Brown, Dolores Dotson, Rebecca Wilder, Suzanna Self; grandchildren Gloria Jarvis, Lauren Jarvis Gibson and Jeanne Jarvis Gibson. The family will hold a private service. Memorial Contributions may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warriors Project. Garrett Funerals and Cremations, Waynesville NC is caring for the Jarvis family. www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com
Published in the Orlando Sentinel from Oct. 21 to Oct. 22, 2013
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