KILMARNOCK—Arthur Loran Harcum, 79, passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018, after a long illness. He was a U. S. Navy veteran, gunners mate first class, having served from 1957 to 1970.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marquerite Harcum; his parents, Elzie L. and Betty F. Harcum and a brother, Roy Harcum.
He is survived by two sisters, Peggy Dunston of Hampton and Margaret Ambrose of Farnham; brother, Ewell Harcum “Curly” and his wife, Karen of Wicomico Church; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Arthur worked for a number of years for the government at General Defense Supply in Yorktown until his retirement in 2000.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, February 24, at Morattico Baptist Church. Interment will follow the service in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Morattico Baptist Church, P. O. Box 228, Kilmarnock, VA 22482 or American Heart Association, P. O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23060.
Currie Funeral Home LLC of Kilmarnock handled the arrangements.