Mr. Vance Levard Harkey

April 2, 1932April 4, 2013
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Mr. Vance L. Harkey, 81, of 296 Shiloh Road, Statesville, died Friday, April 5, 2013, at his home. He was born on April 2, 1932, in Iredell County and was a son of the late Ernest G. Harkey, Sr. and Emma Miller Harkey. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army having served during the Korean War. He retired from the telephone company in Florida and after retirement moved back to Statesville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn Lois Harkey on March 31, 2009, and a son, Tim Harkey on June 8, 2011. Survivors include a son, Steve Harkey of Statesville; and a brother, Ernest G. Harkey, Jr., of Statesville. Services celebrating Mr. Harkey's life will be conducted at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at the Westmoreland Chapel of Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home with the Rev. Thomas Southern officiating. The family will speak with friends immediately following the service. Condolences may be sent online to the family at Memorials may be given to the charity of the donor's choice. Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.



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Mr. Vance Levard Harkey

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April 12, 2013

We are extending our deepest sympathy to you Steve and your family. May God bless you with special memories about your Father.
Maynard & Brenda Self

Todd Bodell

April 10, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We are happy and honored to have met Vance and to have spent time with him. He will be missed.

John and Susie Haffner

April 7, 2013

Mr. Harley you were loved and respected by Susie and me. You will be greatly missed.

Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home

April 7, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.