Obituary for Thomas David “Crazy Horse” Harless

Thomas David “Crazy Horse” Harless, age 70 of Pulaski passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 at his home after a lengthy battle with lung disease.

Born September 28, 1948 in Giles County he was the son of the late Frank Thomas Harless & Bernice Tate Harless. His sister, Judith Dobbins also preceded him in death.

Thomas was a veteran of the United States Army serving in Vietnam. Among his many passions, he loved to hunt, fish and especially sing and play his guitar.

He is survived by his

Wife of 48 years

Nancy Carol Harless – Pulaski


Tasha (Danny) Hicks – Dublin

Ashley Harless – Dublin

Moretta (Tara) Harless – Ivanhoe


Mary Honaker – Dublin


Dustin Cole, Kayla Cole, Isaac Cole, Elora Hicks, Lucas Harless, Morgan Harless and Shayne Smith-Harless

Great Grandson

Javiar Wade

Many nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at the Bower Funeral Home -Chapel, Pulaski. Interment will follow at the Southwest Virginia Veteran’s Cemetery, Dublin where he will receive full military honors.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.