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James Edward Harrelson
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Funeral services for James Edward Harrelson, 50, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Yonah Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Harrelson died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Born Aug. 23, 1963, in Atlanta, he was a son of Irma Joyce Strickland Harrelson and the late Marshall Owen Harrelson.

Mr. Harrelson was formerly a self-employed painter as well as produce manager for Ingles, Kay-Way and Piggly Wiggly. He attended Clarkesville Church of God and enjoyed fishing, hunting, water skiing, boating, camping and other outdoor activities.

Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Dodd Harrelson of Alto; sons, James Chadrick Harrelson and Bradley Shawn Harrelson, both of Alto; daughter, Tara Beth Harrelson of Alto; stepson, Kaden Alexander James Crocker of Alto; grandchildren, Jade McKenzie Harrelson and Colston Bradley Harrelson; sister, Brenda Joyce Harrelson of Demorest; brothers, Marshall Darrin Harrelson of Clarkesville and Richard Owen Harrelson of Alto; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today, Nov. 15.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

Friday, November 15, 2013