The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


May 13, 2013

Ronald Harrison

The funeral for Ronald Keith Harrison, 57, of Lexington will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Spry Funeral Home with Melvin Flatt, Robin Fowler and Mike Westmoreland officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.

Visitation is from 6-9 Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mr. Harrison died Saturday, May 11, 2013, at home.

Ronald Harrison was retired from Federal Mogul in Athens.

Survivors include wife, Marie Harrison of Lexington; son, Marty Harrison of Lexington; mother, Bernice Harrison Swanner of Athens; sister, Shirley Juanita McDuffie of Gainesville, Ga.; grandchildren, James and Chris Harrison; and one nephew.

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