Monday, June 8, 2015

Bobbye Lee Harvey

Mrs. Bobbye Lee Mitchell Harvey, 91, died Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Pioneer Hospital in Aberdeen, MS. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, June 9th, at Masonic Cemetery, with Rev. Roger Collins officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday from 10:00 AM until the service time at Porter Funeral Home.
Mrs. Harvey was born July 19, 1923, in Louisville, MS. She was a homemaker, and a member of First United Methodist Church. She was a graduate of Louisville High School, and attended Huntingdon College and MSCW. Bobbye was a member of the Louisville Fortnightly Club, as well as D.A.R. She married William “Billie” Harvey on November 4th, 1945 in Louisville. They lived in Louisville, Natchez, and Shreveport, LA before returning to Louisville in 1984. She moved to Aberdeen in 2012. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, Jessie Graham Mitchell and Robert Lee Mitchell.

Bobbye is survived by her two children, Janet Harvey Hodges (David) of Aberdeen, MS and Luther Graham Harvey (Martha) of Ruston, LA; four grandchildren, William Graham Harvey (Jessica), Monna Paige Harvey, Mary Lee Hodges Moore (Josh), and Scott Carey Hodges (Megan); three great grandchildren, Callee Frances Moore, Braxton Mitchell Moore, and Walker Carey Hodges; and one sister-in-law, Lucille Harris.

The family would like to especially thank the staff of Garden Suites Assisted Living, and the second floor staff at Pioneer Hospital.

Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.