John Calvin “Jake” Jarvis, Jr. 46, passed away Thursday, December 28, 2017.
He was born July 2, 1971, in Wilkes County, son of the late John Calvin “J.C.” Jarvis, Sr. and Margret Huie Jarvis. Before becoming disabled, Jake had been self-employed doing what he enjoyed most, laying rock and other outside jobs.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Gurni (Mary Lou) Jarvis; and a great-uncle, Paul Jarvis.
Those left to cherish his memory include a special friend, Shelia, who was there for him until he passed; daughters, Tara Jarvis and Amber Seaford of Mooresville; two grandchildren, Kingston and Alona Seaford; brothers, Chris (Chrissy) Jarvis and T.J. (Natasha) Jarvis; sister, Sherry Lewis; mother, Margret Huie Jarvis; aunts, Jaqutia and Amy; uncle, Rev. Loyd Jarvis; nephews, Nick, Alex, Skyler, Cole and Kaden Jarvis; and nieces, Kameron and Cassie Jarvis.
The family will receive friends and a service will be held Saturday, February 3, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m., at the Wilkes / Iredell Community Building on Hunting Creek Road.
The family would like to offer special thanks to Amy Grose.