Harvey Cleveland Wilson, 81, of Mountain View, formerly of Leachville, died Friday, Oct. 21, 2005, at Christian Healthcare West in Springfield, Mo. Born at Leachville he was the son of the late Robert Lee and Loma Gregory Wilson and had been a longtime resident of Union, Mo., before making his home in Mountain View in the early 1980s. He was a former mechanic and retired carpenter, electrician and plumber.
He is survived by three sons, Dennis Wilson of Houston, Texas, Dale Wilson of Dallas, Texas, and David Wilson of Wichita, Kansas; a daughter, Donna Kleinigger of Harford, Conn.; three brothers, Herbert Wilson of Leachville, Hubert Wilson of Farmington, Mo., and Herschel Wilson of Annapolis, Mo.; three sisters, Josie Carter of Troy, Mo., Edith Butler of Hermitage, Mo., and Brenda Morris of Jonesboro; seven grandchildren, Erin and Drew Wilson, Michael Kleinigger, Adria, Matthew, Andrew and Joseph Wilson.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers, three sisters, and a grandson, Ryan Wilson.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. today (Tuesday) at the Leachville Cemetery with Rev. Clyde Morris officiating. Howard Funeral Service of Leachville is in charge of arrangements. The family will receive visitors this morning from 11 a.m. until time of the service.