Funeral services for Tammy Lynn Harvell, 49, of Salado will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, February 12, 2016 at the Harper- Talasek Funeral Home Chapel in Belton. Burial will follow at McDowell Cemetery in Belton.
She passed away Monday in Temple.
Tammy was born in Salinas, California on April 6, 1966 to Randall and Judy Vick. She graduated from Salado High School, she then attended Temple Beauty College and Temple Junior College. Most recently Tammy was working for Avalon as a mentor for troubled teens. She also worked as a unit coordinator at Scott & White Hospital in the PICU; Bellton Independent School District as an aide in several departments and she was a cosmetologist. Tammy was active in the Salado Youth Fair Booster Club, Salado Youth Baseball Assoc. and the Salado PTA. She had lived in the community all of her life.
Tammy was a loving mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend, however the title she was most proud of was being self-proclaimed Miss America. Her personality and smile could light up a room. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ludie and Marlin Whitely and Mr. and Mrs. Vick; and her brother, Scotty "Bubba" Vick, Jr.
Survivors include her son, Justin Harvell and wife Audra; a daughter, Megan Harvell; her parents, Randy and Judy Vick; two sisters, Kristi Hogwood and April Vick; one brother, Terry Vick; her soul sister, Penny Wheeler; 2 grandsons, Hunter Harrison and Parker Harvell. She is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews and many, many friends.
The family will receive visitors from 6-8 pm on Thursday, February 11th at the funeral home chapel.