Eileen Harvey, a resident of Berryville, AR, was born Oct. 29, 1924 in Tahlequah, OK, the daughter of James Blaine and Alice (Kilgore) Chafin. She departed this life Sunday, Jul. 22, 2012 in Berryville, AR, at the age of 87 years.
She was a member of the Berryville United Methodist Church. She was an active member of the Democratic Women's Club.
On Aug. 8, 1943 she was united in marriage with William "Bill" Harvey who survives her of the home. She is also survived by one daughter, Becky Connors and husband Tom of Omaha, NE; one son-in-law, Richard Gustin of Berryville, AR; one brother, Herbert Chafin of Temple, TX; grandchildren, Julie Mezmur and husband Solomon of Omaha, NE; Phil Frazer of Bentonville, AR; Rick Evans and wife Kristy of Berryville, AR; Lee Gustin and wife Melissa of Fayetteville, AR; Will Gustin of Berryville, AR; Tiffany Ball and husband Billy of Berryville, AR; Andrew Gustin and wife Lauran of Green Forest, AR; 10 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, James and Alice Chafin, four brothers, and one daughter, Sara Gustin.
There will be no visitation. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jul. 25, 2012 at the Berryville United Methodist Church with Dr. Floyd Ray officiating. Interment will follow at the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be sent to Loaves & Fishes Food Bank, P.O. Box 149, Berryville, AR 72616 or the Berryville United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 267, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.