Mr. James L. “Jim” Harrison, 71, died Sunday, May 27, 2012.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 31, at Sandy Plains United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, at Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home, 318 E. Main St., Chesterfield.
Mr. Harrison was born Jan. 16, 1941, in Coffee County, Ala., a son of the late Leonard Vester and Ethel Estelle Clark Harrison. He attended CPCC and was a graduate of Kings College. James was also a graduate of UNCC where he received a BS degree in accounting. He was a retired accountant having owned his own accounting firm and also served as Cost Accounting Manager and Controller with various other companies. He was also a licensed broker and real estate agent. Mr. Harrison was a U.S. Army Veteran, and a long time member of Sandy Plains United Methodist Church. James enjoyed computers and woodworking.
In addition to his parents, James was also preceded in death by 3 brothers, Leon, Glen, and Donald Harrison; and by 3 sisters, Addie Jane Polles, Geraldine Pierce and Ida Jo Harrison.
Survivors include his wife, Ellen McLaurin Harrison of the home; one daughter, Amy Leigh Harrison of Harrisburg, N.C.; one brother, John B. (Dottie) Harrison of Green Ridge, Mo.; a sister-in-law, Mary G. Harrison of Centre, Ala.; a brother-in-law, Howard T. Pierce of Andulsia, Ala.; a special nephew, Steven J. Harrison of Carrollton, Ga. and several other nieces and nephews.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) is serving the Harrison Family.
The Cheraw Chronicle
Thursday, May 31, 2012