Mr. Anthony Dale Harrison age 70, of Shannon, Georgia, passed away on Monday, June 6, 2022, at a local healthcare facility.
Born May 15, 1952, in Floyd County, Georgia, Mr. Harrison was the son of the late Victor Horace Harrison and the late Louise Ann Vines Harrison. Mr. Harrison was preceded in death by a son, Brett Harrison, a brother, Ronnie Harrison, and a sister, Patricia Fuller.
Mr. Harrison graduated from Model High School, then Floyd College Police Academy with top honors while working at Klopman Mills. He served in the U.S. Army as a Military Policeman. After honorable discharge from the army, Mr. Harrison served as a Deputy at the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office until he moved to the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office where he served until his retirement as Captain of the Warrant Division. Mr. Harrison was involved with the Boy Scouts of America for over 40 years, in that time he was Scoutmaster of Troop 30, Shannon Georgia, for over 20 years.
Mr. Harrison is survived by his wife of 38 years, Sara Ellen Harrison; sons, Eric Harrison and Wesley Harrison (Amanda); granddaughter, Abby Harrison; brother-in-law, Tillman Fricks (Wendy); sister-in-law, Judy Smith; several nieces and nephews; his beloved fur baby, Annie
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, makes this announcement for the family.