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Norval Scrivner went to be with his Lord on July 12, 2011, at Stockton, Mo., after a long battle with diabetes.
Norval was born in Ava, Mo., to Orval and Virginia Scrivner on March 18, 1945. He graduated from Ava High School where he played football, basketball and baseball.
On Nov. 21, 1964, he married Jacqueline Klineline who was and forever would be the love of his life.
After attending Central Missouri State and Southwest Missouri State, Norval worked for Ford Motor Co, MFA Inc, and Green Seed.
Later, Norval began his business, S&S Seed with his son. He enjoyed playing music, hunting, fishing working on the farm and spending time with grandchildren.
At the time of his death he was employed by Evergreen Seed Co.
Norval was preceded in death by his father, Orval Scrivner, and two brothers, Leroy and Larry.
He is survived by his wife, Jacqueline, of the home in Springfield; his son and daughter-in-law, Greg and Natalie Scrivner of Stockton; and his daughter and son-in-law, Leigh Ann and Rob Millinder, of Kansas City.
He is also survived by six grandchildren: Hollie and husband Charley Welch of Bolivar, Jamie Scrivner of Springfield, Emillie Scrivner of Stockton, Lucas, Jessica and Gracie Millinder of Kansas City; and one great-granddaughter, Bentley Marie Welch of Bolivar.
In addition, he is survived by his mother, Virginia, of Mansfield; and three brothers and their wives: Delbert and Kay Scrivner, of Mansfield, Jerry and Carolyn Scrivner, of Tupelo, Miss., and Dee and Thelma Scrivner, of St Louis, as well as aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 16, followed by funeral services at 11 a.m. at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Ava, Mo.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences may be made at www.clinkingbeardfuneral home.com
Even though he is gone, he will live on in our hearts.