Rhubert Woodrow Harrison

Rhubert Woodrow Harrison

Humboldt, TN - Rhubert W. Harrison, age 92, passed away October 1, 2012 in Humboldt, TN.

Mr. Harrison was born on January 8, 9120 in Benton County, TN, the son of James A. and Lena S. Harrison. Mr. Harrison was preceded in death by his wife of 72 years, Mary Sudie Harrison.

Mr. Harrison was a WWII veteran, serving in the U.S. Army in Germany. Mr. Harrison was a retired employee of Humboldt Utility Department. Mr. Harrison was a long time member of First Baptist Church of Humboldt and the "Good Sam" camping club.

Mr. Harrison is survived by three sons, Jimmy (Anne) Harrison of Memphis, Paul (Mary) Harrison and Charles (Elaine) Harrison, both of Humboldt; a sister, Madeline (Frank) Sacco of Southing, CN; seven grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation for Mr. Harrison will be Wednesday, October 3, 2012 from 5 until 8 p.m., at Shelton-Hunt Funeral Home in Humboldt, with graveside services on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 10 a.m., Rose Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial be made to First Baptist Church, Humboldt, TN or Veteran's Administration.

Shelton-Hunt Funeral Home, (731) 784-1414.

Published in The Jackson Sun on Oct. 4, 2012