James Franklin Harrelson

May 7, 1944 - September 8, 2016
James Franklin Harrelson

James Franklin Harrelson, 72, of Leland, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at Liberty Commons. He was the husband of Jane Dixon Harrelson.

Born in Whiteville, May 7, 1944, a son of the late Joseph E. and Martha Etheridge Harrelson, he had served in both the U.S Navy and U.S Marine Corps. He had been a police officer in Scotland Neck for many years before his retirement.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his son, Jeff Harrelson and his wife Kassira of Leland; his daughter, Christy Canady and her husband Guy of Nakina; his step-daughter, Patty Mehrenberg of Leland; and his grandchildren, Cameron, Ashlyn, Brianna, Katelyn, and Lauren.

Visitation will be Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Village Road Chapel.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation Village Road Chapel 525 Village Road, Leland, NC 28451

910.383.3511


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  • September 09, 2016
    Jane Crowser says:
    Please accept our condolences is the passing of your father. Let us know if there is anything we can do. Blessing and prayers your way. Johnny and Jane

  • September 09, 2016
    Jane Crowder says:
    Please accept our condolences in the passing of your father. Let us know if there is anything we can do....Prayers and love your way...Johnny and Jane

  • September 09, 2016
    Jo Oliver says:
    So sorry for your loss.  During this difficult time, find comfort in God's promise to soon end suffering, tears and death. Revelation 21: 3, 4