HAROLD ALEXANDER HARRISON
"Billy" (Age 80)
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013, of Temple Hills, MD and Danville, VA passed away surrounded and supported by his loving family. Son of late Fletcher Harrison and Isabella Price. Devoted husband of 51 years to Roberta McCaskill Harrison. Served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict
. He moved to Washington, D.C. working at the Washington Hospital Center. Worked at the U.S. Department of State for over 40 years. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Herman Harrison; sister, Louise Harrison Slade; step-sons, Grady McCaskill and Theordore Harrison, Sr.Lovingly remembered by his daughters, Deborah Boyd of Glen Allen, VA and Patricia Harrison-Johnson(Tyrone) of Annandale, VA; son, Harry Harrison of Greenville, NC; nine grandchildren, Stacey McCaskill, Darring McCaskill, Theresa Harrison, Theordore Harrison Jr., Immanuel Mills, Jameikya Harrison, Jalissa Harrison, Jamar Harrison, Ty-Yahnte` Johnson, Demitriyah Boyd, Denzel Boyd; nine great-grandchildren; a loving sister-in-law, Ethel Hart of Thomasville, NC; daughter-in-law; Bernice Harrison; special family member; Gwendolyn Coppage; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. The visitation will be held at 1 p.m. with funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. at New Samaritan Baptist Church, 1100 Florida Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20002 on Saturday, March 2, 2013 with Bishop Michael V. Kelsey, Sr. officiating. Suitland, MD. Interment private, Washington National Cemetery. Arrangements by Marshall-March Funeral Home.
Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 1, 2013