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Joe Landis Harrison

Hickory, North Carolina

Jul 26, 1938 - Nov 24, 2012

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I would like to extend my sincere sympathy to the family of Joe Harrison. I am Mildred Fort Kilpatrick from Fayetteville, N.C. Around 1964 Joe was working for Automatic Electric Co. He had a supervisor named John Kilpatrick and they ended up together in Fayetteville for a contract job with then Carolina Telephone Co. Joe was responsible for introducing John to me and eventually John (J.B.) became my husband. I will forever be grateful to him for the 43 wonderful years my husband and I...

Doris - I am very sorry to hear about the passing of Joe. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time!

Kara Kearns O'Brien and Family

I think about Joe every year at Christmas because when he worked in Hickory he made some wooden Santa Puzzles and I bought one from him. My children played with it and now my grandchildren are enjoying it. I was sorry to hear of his passing.

Joe you will be greatly missed .RIP.Thank You for your service .Trudy Smith

I'm deeply sorry to hear of Joe's passing. I worked with him years ago and I remember him with a lot of good memories.

Mrs. Harrison, you and Tammy and family are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so, so sad about the loss of sweet Mr. Harrison. I loved that man. He was very special to me and meant a lot to me. I will miss him greatly. Please know that I am here for you from here on out. Much love always.

im so sad to hear about joe. we were in the army together in the far east.
he was my best friend over there. He was full of fun. i will miss him.
Jack reed, San Diego,ca

My Good Friend, Doris,
So sorry to hear about Joe. He was certainly "one of a kind". Both you and Joe have been two of the best friends I have known in this life. You gave life, love, and laughter to me when I thought all was lost. I will never forget all those times we had together, Christmas, Thanksgivings and many other times you picked me up when I was so alone. I could never thank you enough. Joe will certainly be missed by many. He was a good-hearted soul and a...

I'm sorry to hear of Joe's passing. I worked with Joe in Hickory. May you find peace and comfort in knowing he is in a better world.


Joe's Obituaries

Hickory - Joe Landis Harrison, 74, passed away November 24, 2012 at Carolina Medical Center in Charlotte after a brief illness.Joe was born July 26, 1938 in Johnston Co., NC to the late Rufus A. and Mabell Grant Harrison. He was of the Baptist faith and retired from Sprint. He was a US...

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