Carrol “Jockey” Lee Harrison (1932 - 2018)


Carrol "Jockey" Lee Harrison, 85, of Woodlawn, died at his home on Saturday, May 5, 2018.
He was born Sept. 12, 1932, to the late Arlie Dilver and Thelma Ethel Crawford Harrison.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia Harrison Torkkel and Jorma Juhani of Woodlawn; Kimberly Harrison Reedy and Brian of Galax; two grandchildren and spouse; and many family friends.
A funeral will be held Friday, May 11, 2018, at 2 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Ronny Harrison and Pastor Brian Frazier officiating. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service.  Burial will follow in the Crooked Creek Cemetery.  The family will receive friends Thursday, May 10, 2018, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. at Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home. Military rites will be conducted at the graveside by Grover King VFW Post #1115.
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Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home is serving the family.
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Galax, VA 24333
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Published in Galax Gazette from May 9 to May 10, 2018