Melvin Garnett Harvey, 82, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Hospice House in Bowling Green.
He was the son of the late Wiley and Eva Arterburn Harvey. Garnett was a former employee of Central Soya in Park City and Green Leaf Nursery in Glasgow. More recently he was self-employed in landscaping. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of Glasgow Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Williams Harvey; a son, Kenny Harvey and wife, Mary, of Glasgow; and several nieces and nephews, including two special nieces, Carolyn Wilborn and Linda Byrd Pierce.
He was preceded in death by three sons, Timmy Harvey, and twins Melvin and Elvin Harvey; two brothers, Harold and Raymond Harvey; and three sisters, Lois Borders, Katherine Terry and Christine Spillman.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin Thursday at 2 p.m. and continue Friday morning until service time.
Published on September 6, 2017