Robert Tanner Harvey

November 21, 1991 ~ January 9, 2020 (age 28)


Robert Tanner Harvey, 28, of Little Rock, AR died Thursday, January 09, 2020, at Baptist Medical Health Center, North Little Rock.  He was proceeded in death by his Grandfather, Jerry Harvey (Ohio) and Great Grandparents, Joe and Dorthy Smith (North Little Rock, AR).

Tanner was born November 21, 1991 in North Little Rock, Arkansas to Lesleigh House (Sherwood, AR) and Robert Harvey (Ohio). Tanner was a sports enthusiast, especially whenever it came to skateboarding but he achieved in every sport he participated in from T-Ball, BMX, Football or Basketball. After graduating high school, Tanner went on to become a HVAC apprentice which he thoroughly enjoyed. Those who knew Tanner, even just a little, lost a shining light in their lives.  He could light up the room with his contagious smile and sense of humor. Tanner loved his family and the world. He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends and spreading the Word of God.

Tanner is survived by wife and son, Grayson Lea Harvey and Finnley Isaac Harvey (Little Rock, AR); Daughter, Kenleigh Bell (Sherwood, AR); Parents, Robert Harvey (Ohio) Lesleigh and Al House (Sherwood, AR); Grandparents, Jim and Margie Mashburn (North Little Rock, AR); Grandmother, Sheila Fulks (Ohio); Brother, Alex and sister-in-law Stevie House; Sister, Sami Jo House and brother-in-law Matt Hynum; Special Aunts, Karrie and husband Byron Pugh (Sherwood, AR) and Kristan and husband Glenn Gateley (Sherwood, AR); and a host of cousins, nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to John 3:16 Ministries, online at or by mail to 75 Holmes Road, Charlotte, AR 72522.

Visitation will be held 6:00 to 8:00PM, Friday, January 17 at Smith Family Funeral Homes, 1921 Main Street NLR, AR 72114. Funeral service will be held Saturday, 10:00 a.m., January 18, 2020 at New Life Church, 8000 Crystal Hill Rd, NLR, AR 72118.

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 Service Program


January 17, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Smith-North Little Rock Funeral Home
1921 Main Street
North Little Rock, AR 72114

Funeral Service
January 18, 2020

10:00 AM
New Life Church
8000 Crystal Hill Road
North Little Rock, AR 72118

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