CPO Harvey Dean Templeton

Published 5:07pm Wednesday, September 4, 2013

CPO Harvey Dean Templeton, U.S. Navy retired, of Ozark, passed away Monday, September 2, 2013, at his residence.  He was 77 years of age.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00p.m. noon on Wednesday, September 4, 2013,  from Ozark Baptist Church with Reverend Dr. Steve King officiating.  Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memory Gardens with military honors and Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home directing.  Visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday from 11:00am until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions may be made to Ozark Baptist Church Family Life Center, 2825 S. Union Ave., Ozark, AL. 36360.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 55 years, Dorothy “Dot” Fincher Templeton; his younger brother, Larry Templeton and his younger sister, Sonja Davis.
Mr. Templeton is survived by his daughter, Donna Templeton Skeen and her husband Jerry “Jay” of Dothan; his sons, Hiram Templeton and his wife Patricia of Bay Minette and Michael Templeton and his wife Rhonda of Mobile; his sisters, Joyce Thurman of Lake Martin and Peggy Spooner of Warner Robbins, Ga; also surviving are his five grand-daughters and four great-grandchildren.  He was also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.
Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home of Ozark (334) 774-4551 is in charge of the arrangements.  Members of the Dignity Memorial network.  Condolences may be offered at www.fuquabankston.com.