Obituary – Neal W. Harrison

Neal W. Harrison

September 8, 1943 – February 22, 2015
Age: 71
Residence: Forsyth, MO

Neal Wayne Harrison, 71, went home to the Lord on Feb. 22, 2015 at his home in Forsyth, MO.

Neal was born on September 08, 1943 in Ray County, MO, to John Leslie and Sarah Margaret (Green) Harrison.  On July 21, 1973, he married Bonnie Saul in Fort Collins, CO.  In addition to living in Forsyth, they lived in Douglas, WY and Holiday Island, AR throughout their marriage.

Neal was a retired brick mason, and loved to golf, working as a greens keeper at Branson Creek Golf Course in recent years.  He also enjoyed playing games with family and friends.  He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Forsyth, serving occasionally as usher and Sunday School Teacher.

In addition to wife Bonnie, Neal is survived by one daughter, Annette Harrison, Loveland, CO; three sons, Bradley Harrison and wife Lorra, Branson West, MO; Rex Harrison, Branson, MO; and David Harrison, Fort Collins, CO; one brother, Jack Harrison and wife Eleanor, Forsyth, MO; two sisters, Diane Peoples and husband Jim, Knoxville, MO; Ann Smith, Sterling, CO; a foster brother, Terry Shaw; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Rex Lee Harrison and one nephew, Mark Peoples.

Memorial service will be held on Thur. Feb. 26, 2015 at 3:00 PM, at First Baptist Church of Forsyth. Gathering of friends will be from 2:00 till 3:00 PM at the church. Cremation is under the direction of the Forsyth Whelchel Funeral Chapel.

                                  Guestbook February 25, 2015

Dear Bonnie, I was saddened to hear of Neal’s death. He and Rex and I rode the school bus together. They were always so upbeat and good to everybody. May God hold you close and comfort you as only He can.

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