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Jean Harvey Brockman
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Jean Kelly Harvey Brockman, 89, of Amherst, Virginia passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 19, 2018.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Hortense (Wood) Harvey, ten brothers and sisters; her son, James " Jimmy" Brockman; and her husband of 68 years, J.E. " Buck" Brockman.

She is survived by her daughter, Sherry B. Mays ( David) of Amherst, VA; son, William " Billy" Brockman ( Wanda) of Amherst, VA; and daughter, Judy B. LeHew (Allen) of Duck, NC; seven grandchildren: Kelly Mays (John Wright), Jim Mays, Becky Fletcher (Andrew) Elizabeth Brockman, Brian Barsanti and Stephanie Barsanti; seven Great Grand children: Josie and Riley Wright; Breeley and Sydney Mays; and Reagan, Bristol and Jacob Fletcher, All of whom she loved dearly; Her sister and best friend, Shirley H. Campbell (RL " Booker" Campbell ) of Lynchburg, VA; As well as a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Mrs. Brockman was a graduate of Temperance High School and spent her life as a homemaker, as well helping her husband run the family business, JE Brockman and Sons Asphalt Paving, and the many farms and cattle they owned.

Mrs Brockman was a lifetime member of Central Baptist Church in Lowesville, VA and served on many boards and auxiliaries associated with the church. She was a member of: The Amherst Women's Club, Beef Cattle Association, Southern States, and Virginia Farm Bureau. She enjoyed giving her time back civilly to her community. She and her husband also enjoyed their time traveling to different parts of the world.

Mrs. Brockman enjoyed being in their winter home on Sanibel Island in FL, where she would spend the winter months with her sisters.

Friends and family may visit at the funeral home from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm, Saturday, July 21, 2018. Services will be conducted, at 2:00 pm, Sunday, July, 22 2018 at Central Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Amherst Cemetery.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, Virginia 24521





2:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Driskill Chapel

201 Grandview Drive
P.O. Box 665
Amherst, Virginia 24521

Cemetery Details


Amherst Cemetery

Grandview Drive
Amherst, VA 24521


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