Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


August 31, 2012

Leroy Garvin


08/23/2012 — Mr. Leroy Garvin, 71, of Jenks, Okla., formerly of Olive Hill, passed away Monday evening, August 27, 2012, at his residence.

He was born May 17, 1941, in Carter County, a son of the late Harlan and Mildred McGuire Garvin.

Leroy retired from Firestone where he worked as a sales manager.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Farron Lee Garvin, and an infant brother, Jerome Garvin.

Leroy is survived by his companion, Dorothy Boyd of Jenks, Okla.; one son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Christalena Garvin of Georgetown; four grandchildren; three great grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law, Kay and Loretta Garvin of Olive Hill; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Garnet and Joe Cassell of Olive Hill, and Helen Scott of Hookstown, Penn.; and several nieces and nephews. He also leaves other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.

A graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 4, 2012, at the Garvin Family Cemetery on Prater Road in Olive Hill.

Friends may visit from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday, September 4, 2012, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US 60, Olive Hill.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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