Ted Andrew Harrison, 77, of Dublin, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 12, 2020. He was born on March 8, 1943 in Honaker, Va. to the late Isaac and Kathleen Harrison. He was a faithful member of the Fairlawn Church of God and volunteered for the past several years at It’s All About Jesus Outreach and Ministry Center. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy where he served from 1964-67 during the Vietnam War. He retired from New River Castings/Radford Pipe Shop in 2007 after working for 36 years. He enjoyed gardening, canning, quilting, and cruising with his family.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Maynard Douglas and Charlie Randall Harrison; and sister, Nevada Leigh Harrison
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Mary Harrison; two sons, Teddy (Nina) Harrison, and Rev. Marcus (Alicia) Harrison; and three beautiful grandchildren whom he loved more than life itself, Zoe, Gabriella, and Samuel, all of Dublin, and one on the way; three sisters, Linda (Kenny) Baker, Loretta (Larry) Watson, and Wanda (Ken) Neurre, all of Abingdon; two brothers, Eddie (Carolyn) Harrison of Abingdon, and Rev. Wayne (Karen) Harrison of Honaker; along with numerous nieces and nephews, and a host of friends.
Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, December 18, 2020 at the Fairlawn Church of God with Rev. Marcus Harrison and Rev. Danny Newman officiating. Due to COVID restrictions, please be sure to wear a mask and abide by social distance rules.
Interment will be private at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Fairlawn Church of God.
The Harrison family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com