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Rev Harold Henry DuVall

Rev Harold Henry DuVall

Birth
Madison County, Arkansas, USA
Death 13 Oct 1994 (aged 58)
Marble, Madison County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Huntsville, Madison County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 5561556 · View Source
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Obituary

The Madison County Record
Huntsville, AR
20 Oct 1994

Elder Harold H. DuVall, 58, of Route 2, Box 206, Huntsville Ark., died Oct. 13, 1994, in an accident at his home. He was born June 14, 1936, at White Oak, Ark., the son of Austin Henry and Helen Pauline Woods DuVall. He had begun his 27th year as pastor of the Marble United Baptist Church in Marble, beginning in 1968. He received his credentials from the Union Association of United Baptists in 1963 and served on the Executive Board, Credential Committee and as Moderator for years. He was a charter member of the Marble Volunteer Fire Department and served on the board of directors.

During his years as pastor, he brought 5,103 messages, preached 611 funerals, and 168 revivals. He baptized 207, 477 were saved, and 91 joined the church. He performed 171 weddings. He helped ordain seven preachers and seven deacons. All the money he was given for these duties was given to needy families.

He was the owner and operator of DuVall Logging and a farmer. He was preceded in death by his father, Austin Henry DuVall, on Nov. 15, 1987; and by one brother, Max Vernon DuVall, on Oct. 14, 1940.

Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Mary Ellen Hargis DuVall of the home, whom he married May 29, 1958; his mother, Mrs. Helen Pauline DuVall of Huntsville; one sister, Mrs. Charlotte "Rea" Holt of Huntsville; his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Eula Woods of Springdale; his mother and father-in-law, Beatrice and Willis Hargis; five brothers-in-law, Wayne Holt, Freddie Hargis, Eddie Hargis, James Hargis, and Jerry Hargis; two sisters-in-law, Diann Hargis and Keren Hargis, both of Huntsville; seven nieces, Lauren, Rebecca and Rachel Holt, Angela Coger, Michelle Yarbrough, Megan Hargis, and Amy Hargis; seven nephews, Brad Holt, Greg Holt, Brent Hargis, Mike Hargis, Jerod Hargis, Aaron Hargis, and Dusty Hargis; two great-nieces, Amanda Hargis and Courtney Yarbrough; and three great-nephews, Jason Hargis, Richard Lee Coger III, and Chandler Hargis.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Marble United Baptist Church with Elder Rex McMahan, the Rev. Lonny Burks and the Rev. Cecil Garrison officiating. Interment was in the Huntsville Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Brad Holt, Mike Hargis, Dustin Hargis, Greg Holt, Jerod Hargis, Brent Hargis, and Aaron Hargis. Honorary pallbearers were area ministers.

Memorials may be made to the Marble United Baptist Church Building Fund.



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  • Created by: Dora E Niceschwander Isaacks
  • Added: 22 Jun 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5561556
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Harold Henry DuVall (14 Jun 1936–13 Oct 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5561556, citing Huntsville Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Dora E Niceschwander Isaacks (contributor 46487297) .