Mr. Harvey Winford Handy, Sr., 79, of Mount Airy, passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. He was born in Stokes County on July 3, 1938 to the late James Ralph Handy and Lodessia Shepherd Handy. Mr. Handy was a retired Supervisor for I. L. Long Construction Company in Winston-Salem after many years of dedicated service and faithfully attended Mt. Airy First Pentecostal Holiness Church. He is survived by daughters and sons-in-law, Dena and Paul Newman, and Tina and Eddy Combs, all of Mount Airy; sons and daughters-in-law, Keith and Lisa Handy of Advance, NC, Harvey Jr. and Lisa Handy, Randy and Joy Handy all of Mount Airy, twelve grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; nieces and nephews; special friend, Linda Haymore, and many other special friends. In addition to his parents, Mr. Handy was preceded in death by his wife, Lovelene Brady Handy; sister, Margaret Montgomery; and a brother and sister-in-law, Odell and Jean Handy. Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Mt. Airy First Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. Brian Frazier and the Rev. Michael Combs officiating. Burial will follow in Rome Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday Night from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Moody Funeral Home in Mt. Airy. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
Moody Funeral Home - Mount Airy Location
Friday October 13th, 2017
6:00pm - 8:00pm
206 West Pine Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
Mt. Airy First Pentecostal Holiness Church
Saturday October 14th, 2017
Hwy 52 North
Mount Airy, NC 27030
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I was one of Harvey's walking buddies at Pro Health. I will certainly miss his sense of humor and his uplifting words of encouragement. He was one of the best men I have ever met. He loved his family and God. Doris Dawson
Submitted by Doris Dawson on Oct 11 2017 03:45:40 PM
Tina, may God comfort you and your family during the days ahead. You are in my prayers and thoughts.
Submitted by Lisa Garrett on Oct 11 2017 02:39:51 PM
So very sorry for all of you know your heartbroken but you know you will see him again.Hes dancing with Jesus now no pain no more!will be praying for you all I love you.
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Prayers and thoughts go out for you & yours. May the Lord comfort you as only he can.
Submitted by Angie & Mike Casstevens on Oct 11 2017 12:09:56 PM
We are so sorry for you loss. My God's love comfort you at this time. Know that you all are in our hearts and prayers.
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Thinking of your family and praying for you all to be comforted.
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