Harrison Green ‘Bud’ Purvis 68, of 2230 Fayetteville Street, died Monday July 12, 2010 at Randolph Hospital.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, July 15, 2010 at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church in Robbins with the Reverend James Stalnakner and Reverend Roger Riffe officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mr. Purvis owned and operated Bud Purvis Drywall and Safety First Guard Rail Companies. His father Graham H. Purvis preceded him in death.
He is survived by wife, Debra of the home, daughters: Paula Evans and husband, Gary of Mooresville, Della Lewis and husband, Steven of Atlanta, Ga., Serena Frye and husband, Joshua of Ramseur, sons: Eddie Purvis and wife, Connie of High Falls, Scottie Purvis and wife, Amy of High Falls, James Purvis and wife, Angela of Mooresville, Buddy Purvis of Eugene, Or., Lanny Purvis of High Falls, mother, Lilly Kidd Purvis of Robbins,
step-children: Shane Yarborough and wife, Missy of Dumfries, Va., Michael Yarborough and companion, Hope Woodcock of Duncan, Michele Hilliard of Fredericksburg, Va., April Dixon of Angier, Teresa Watts and husband, David of Stafford, Va., brothers: Jack W. Purvis and wife, Raye of Ocean Isle, Thomas W. Purvis and wife, Doris of High Falls and sister, Maggie P. Mashburn and husband, David of High Falls. Mr. Purvis had 10 grandchildren and 15 step grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 PM Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at Kennedy Funeral Home in Robbins and at other times at the home of David and Maggie Mashburn 1878 Wilson Road, Robbins, NC.
Condolences may be made to www.pinesfunerals.com.
Kennedy Funeral Home of Robbins is serving the Purvis family.

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  1. You will be missed more than you would of ever known. lit a candle for Harrison Green ‘Bud’ Purvis

  2. Scottie and family. We are very sorry about your Father’s too eary loss. Know we are thinking of you and saying prayers. Brian, Jane and John

  3. Daddy is gone but far from forgotten. To all my brothers, sisters and my dear mother Debra we are able to live now knowing that our daddy can finally rest in peace. He was so happy and always loved. Daddy I love you so much and you will forever remain in

  4. Dear Paula, Della, Serena, Scottie, Jamie, Buddy, Lanny and Eddie, I just wanted to say that our prayers are with your family and friends….know its been a long time since we seen you all but your family will always hold a special place in my heart….I

  5. Paula, Della, Serena, Scottie, Jamie, Buddy, Lanny and Eddie,
    You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time. I am very sorry for your loss.
    Marion Evans
    "Death ends a life, not a relationship." Jack Lemmon

  6. Just wanted to say to all of you (especially Eddie and Connie) how sorry I am for your loss. My prayers are with you for comfort at this time.
    Eunice Beck (Sechrest) Chance

  7. deb our hearts are with you and the family iam so sorry that we could not be with you we love you and let me know if i can do anything love pat earl & ASHLEY

  8. Mike, Shane, Michelle, April & Teresa~ You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time. I am so very sorry for your loss.

  9. hey papa, i know your up their watching over me, making sure i dont screw up like i always do. things are a little rough. but thats life right? i really do miss you a lot. we all do. thanksgiving just passed and it was all i could to to hold myself and na

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