Peter Carl Harvey Jr., 66, of White Springs, Florida, entered the arms of Jesus on Dec. 23, 2019, at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, Florida, after an extended illness.
He was a Vietnam era veteran and a proud Marine. He loved his family and friends. His passions were collecting Marine memorabilia and watching his beloved Georgia Bulldogs play football. He also loved wrestling and playing games on his phone, as well as collecting records and western and war movies.
He is survived by his wife, June Harvey, of White Springs; son, John Harvey (Christina Hodges) of Noble, Oklahoma; daughters, Diana Fuhrmann (Eva Campbell) of White Springs and Elizabeth Harvey of Huntington, West Virginia; and a stepdaughter, Amber (Jason) Joiner of Live Oak, Florida.
He is also survived by two sisters, Cheryl (Donald) Yeomans and Lisa (Bill) Parsons, both of Kingsland. His grandchildren are Michael, Jacob, Miley and Emily Hodges, Ellyana Harvey, Jasper and Reagan McNally, Brian Madison and A.J. Joiner. He also had two great-grands and several step siblings. He was loved my many nieces and nephews as well.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley A. Godley; his stepdad, Joseph J Godley Jr.; his dad, Peter Carl Harvey Sr.; stepmom, Anne Harvey; stepbrother, Scott Harvey and; nephew, Donald K. Yeomans.
A celebration of life memorial will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at VFW Post 8385 at 150 Camden Woods Parkway in Kingsland.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to his wife to help cover cremation expenses.