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Funeral Service For Ida Harvey, 93 Held January 2

DARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Jan. 5 – Ida Harvey, 93, of Darlington Heights, died Wednesday, December 30, 2009 in Farmville. She was born in Appomattox County, April 23, 1916 to the late Chapman Irby and Mattie Baker Harvey. She was retired from Kyanite Mining Corporation and was a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sister, Mae Harvey Blank of Farmville; sister-in-law, Dorothy F. Harvey of Keysville; nieces, Linda B. Berry of Raleigh, NC, Patricia H. Stone of Keysville and Myrna H. Rooks of Richmond and nephews, Harvey B. Bryant of Severna Park, MD and Andrew S. Bryant of Phoenix, AZ. In addition to her parents, her twin sister, Emilie H. Bryant, sister, Terrell H. Dunnavant and two brothers, William R. Harvey and Ryland B. Harvey, preceded her in death.

Funeral services were held Saturday in Spring Creek Baptist Church. Interment followed in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Spring Creek Baptist Church – Cemetery Fund, 918 Darlington Heights Road, Cullen, VA 23934 or to The Virginia Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 849, Salem, VA 24153.

The Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville, served the family.

www.shorterfuneralhome.com.