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Beverley A. Harvey

December 6, 1949 -
August 11, 2022

Her wait is over. Beverley Byrd Harvey entered her heavenly home on Thursday, August 11 2022 rejoicing and praising God.

Beverley was born December 6, 1949 in Henry County, Paris, Tennessee, to Everett A. Byrd and Lovie Driver Byrd. She married Robert Hubert on June 23, 1968. She later married Larry J. Harvey, April…read more

Her wait is over. Beverley Byrd Harvey entered her heavenly home on Thursday, August 11 2022 rejoicing and praising God.

Beverley was born December 6, 1949 in Henry County, Paris, Tennessee, to Everett A. Byrd and Lovie Driver Byrd. She married Robert Hubert on June 23, 1968. She later married Larry J. Harvey, April 9, 1994. Beverley was the mother of Mark R. Hubert (Jennifer), Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was also blessed with a bonus son, Scotty Joe Harvey (Carline), Mahomet, IL. She had four grandsons, Tyler Hubert, Oliver Hubert, Grant Harvey and Blake Harvey. She is survived by her sons, grandsons, and brothers John Williford (Rose), Carl Williford (Diane), Anthony Williford (Kristin) and sister Alisa Legue (Steve) and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her stepfather, Alvin Williford, and her sweetheart, Larry. Beverley was employed as a Supportive Scientist  for 23 years at the Illinois Natural History Survey, Center for Ecological Entomology, State of Illinois. She previously worked for the University of Illinois and Webber and Thies Law Offices. She was a member of CU Church, the Illini Country Stitchers, The Nimble Thimble Sewing Group and was a past Master Gardener. Beverley had taught Adult Sunday School, was a leader in Bible Study Fellowship and worked with a Junior High Youth Group. She has led a small group in her church and has enjoyed being a greeter. Sharing God’s word was a joy and a priority in her life. Besides her family, the things she loved most were: Bible Study, reading, quilting, gardening, traveling and cooking for others.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Home, 1304 Regency Drive West, Savoy, IL 61874 on Monday, August 15, 2022. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at First Christian Church, 3601 South Staley Road, Champaign, IL 61822 at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 with burial to be at Mount Olive Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish to remember Beverley may make memorial contributions in her memory to CU Church, 107 South Webber Street, Urbana, IL 61802.

Condolences may be offered at www.morganmemorialhome.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, August 15, 2022

Time: 04:00 pm

Morgan Memorial Home

Address:

1304 Regency Dr. West
Savoy, Illinois 61874

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Time: 10:00 am

First Christian Church

Address:

3601 S. Staley Rd.
Champaign, Illinois 61822

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