Erik Weston Harvey, 27, of Baxley died Friday, July 5, 2019.
Erik was born Sept. 25, 1991, in Toombs County and was a welder. He was an avid outdoorsman who had a deep love for the river, riding dirt roads and collecting arrowheads and flint rocks. Erik was preceded in death by his father, Frank Russell Harvey, and a grandmother, Alma Harvey.
Survivors include his son, Slate Alexander Harvey of Brunswick; mother and stepfather, Marklyn and Michael Harper of Baxley; brothers, Jared Harper and Ryan Harper, both of Broxton; paternal grandfather, Harold Harvey of St. Marys; maternal grandparents, Edwin and Amanda Moody of Baxley; uncles and aunts, Edsel and Jeannie Moody of Baxley, Allen and Julie Harvey of St. Marys and Amanda Grantham of West Green; niece and nephew, Jaycee Harper and Jace Harper; and special friend, Amanda Isbell of Brunswick. Many cousins and friends also survive.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 10 a.m. in the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Elder Jerry Lightsey and Rev. Bill Gardner officiating.
Interment will follow in Moody Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Mike McCranie, Wesley Horne, Donnie Lewis, Allen Harvey, Caleb Owens and Jerry Baxley.
Visitation was held Tuesday evening, July 9 at Swain Funeral Home, which handled arrangements.