Havis Lamar Harrison, beloved husband of Dora Corinne Allred Harrison for over sixty years, passed away on Friday, March 5, 2021.
He was born March 24, 1937 in Holmes Special, Cleveland County, Arkansas, son of Havis Glenn (Jake) Harrison and Mary Jane Wages Harrison. He graduated from Princeton High School in Dallas County in 1955. He and Corinne married June 3, 1960.
Havis retired from International Paper in 1999 after 40 years as a heavy equipment operator. Havis and Corinne were selected 2001 Cleveland County Farm Family of the year. He was a Past Master of Mill Creek Lodge and served as secretary for over 40 years. He was a 32nd degree KCCH of the Arkansas Scottish Rite. He attended Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
Other than his parents, preceding him in death was his sister, Lena Gladys. Survivors include his brother and sisters, Juanita Brown of Pine Bluff, Vivian Shaddock of Brown Summit, NC, Evelyn Quarles of Drummond, TN, Donald Harrison of Horn Lake, MS, Connie (Clyde) Bever of Camden, Sue Harrison of Camden, Letha Couch of North Little Rock, sons Dewayne Harrison of Pine Bluff and Gregory (Tammy) Harrison of Chicago, IL, grandchildren Ben, Dan, Sam (Tiffany), Emily (Lucas), Isaac, Eva, Gretchen, Noah and Micah, and great-grandchildren Henry and Chloe.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wesley Chapel Cemetery Fund c/o Barbara Allred, 2290 Highway 63, Rison, AR 71665.
Visitation will be Tuesday, 5 to 7 P.M. at Robinson’s.
A private family service will be held Wednesday at Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Home with Bro. Jackie Richardson officiating.
Interment will follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery.
Online register at www.ralphrobinsonandson.com