Originally created 02/26/03

Mr. Marion Haralson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Marion Russell Haralson , 77, loving husband of Mrs. Mary Horne Haralson, of McDade Road., entered into rest on Monday, February 24, 2003. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 1 p.m., at Hatcher Funeral Home with Rev. Bob Matthews officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park with full military honors. Mr. Haralson is survived by his wife, Mary Horne Haralson; his daughters, Elizabeth C. Haralson of Clearwater, Fla., Lisa A. Mancill of Spanish Fort, Fla. and Lynn Haralson-Dalton of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; his brother, Charles B. Haralson of Murrayville; his sisters, Leona Bundrick of Perry, Fla. and Jenie Haralson of Atlanta; and his granddaughter, Ashley Lynn Mancill. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Ellen R. Haralson Arrington who passed away on Dec. 23, 1991. Mr. Haralson was born in Rebbeca, Ga. to Mose and Sarah Haralson. He was a WW II and Korean Conflict Army veteran and received the Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal and four Letters of Commendation. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #412 and a member of the Scottish Rite Temple. He was a life member of the BVA and the Non-Commissioners Officers Association. He was a Protestant. Flowers will be accepted or donations may be sent to Blinded Veterans Association 477 H. Street, Northwest Washington, D.C. 20001-2694. Friends may call at the residence or on Wednesday from 7 until 9 p.m. at the Hatcher Funeral Home, Augusta. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle February 26, 2003