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Harvey Okley "Buck" Gill
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1931
Balch
Jackson County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 15, 2005
Delano
Kern County
California, USA

Harvey Okley Gill, known to family and friends as Buck, was born October 3, 1931 in Balch, Arkansas to B.A. and Nettie (Mross) Gill, the fourth of seven children . He was raised in and around the Fisher - Waldenburg area of Poinsett Co., Arkansas. After graduating Weiner High School in May 1950, he enlisted in the United States Army where he served as a Private First Class in The Korean War from May 1950 to May 1953 until he was wounded and honorably discharged. After marrying Gladys Roberts in 1955, they moved to California and settled in McFarland where they remained until both of their passings. Harvey worked in agriculture last being employed at Superior Farms as a foreman. He was proud of being a U.S. Veteran and belonged to The Merle Reed American Legion Post 124 in Delano, CA. He enjoyed spending time outdoors gardening and raising birds. Harvey was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Gladys in February 2005. He is survived by his two children, two grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, two brothers and one sister. 
 
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 Parents:
  Beatrice Arthur Gill (1900 - 1969)
  Nettie Ruth Mross Neal Gill (1905 - 1989)
 
 Spouse:
  Gladys Mary Roberts Gill (1939 - 2005)
 
 Siblings:
  Kenneth Neal (1925 - 2005)**
  Hershel Gill (1927 - 2015)*
  Lawrence Thomas Gill (1929 - 1992)*
  Harvey Okley Gill (1931 - 2005)
  Lucy Bell Gill (1934 - 1935)*
  John Henry Gill (1939 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cremated, Other.
 
Created by: Stacy Gill and Lee Jones
Record added: Jul 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73322917
Harvey Okley Buck Gill
Added by: Stacy Gill and Lee Jones
 
Harvey Okley Buck Gill
Added by: Stacy Gill and Lee Jones
 
 
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We were thinking of you on Father's Day. Miss and love you very much everyday.
- Stacy Gill and Lee Jones
 Added: Jun. 23, 2015
Thinking of you. I know how much you loved Grandma Gill and Mommy. Give them hugs, kisses and much love for us. Miss and love all of you very much.
- Stacy Gill and Lee Jones
 Added: May. 10, 2015
Thinking of you today and everyday Daddy. I love you and I promise you that you will never ever be forgotten. Rest peacefully with the angels with much love.
- Stacy Gill and Lee Jones
 Added: Apr. 27, 2015
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