Harold Olive, 83, of Jacksonville, Arkansas passed away on December 15, 2019. He was born June 25, 1936 in El Reno, Oklahoma to Hugh Marion Olive and Opal Irene Cummings.
Harold worked for the railroad for many years before retiring in 1970. He spent his days after retirement with the people who mattered most to him, his family and friends. Harold could always be found at McDonalds, with his beloved wife Penny and numerous friends. Harold was the kind of husband, father, friend, and man that we should all strive to be like, and was never too busy to give a helping hand. On the morning of December 15, 2019, Harold closed his eyes and opened them to the sight of his lord and savior Jesus Christ and his beloved wife Penny Olive. The angels in heaven are singing, because two hearts are whole again.
Harold is preceded in death by his father, Hugh M. Olive and his mother, Opal I. Cummings and his brother, Marion Dale Olive. He is survived by his niece Sandi Posey and his children Kathy Abbott, Karen Dawson, and Kevin Brown. He is also survived by a host of grandchildren and many other family members and friends left to cherish his memory.
Visitation will be at 2 pm on Saturday, December 21st at A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main, Jacksonville, Arkansas with funeral services following at 3 pm.