Obit: HARRISON, Donald James

Donald James Harrison (October 22, 1926 - November 10, 2011)
It is with sadness that the family of the late Donald J. Harrison age 85
of Lower Maccan, Cumberland County announce his passing on Thursday,
November 10, 2011 at East Cumberland Lodge, Pugwash, NS. Born on October
22, 1926 in Lower Maccan, he was a son of the late Elwin and Jennie
(Miner) Harrison. Donald's lifelong interest was farming the Harrison
Homestead farm. He raised a fine herd of beef cattle and calves. While
health permitted, Donald was an active member of the Maccan Baptist
Church, serving in church offices for many years. He will be sadly
missed by his wife of 63 years, Hope (Dawson) Harrison, his chosen
daughter Janet Hamby of Edmonton, AB, his foster son Norman (Mary)
McFadden of Kingston, ON and their sons James and Wayne and families of
Balmerton, ON. Donald is also survived by his sisters Laura Holden of
Maccan, Joyce Terrio of Joggins, and Erma (Mike) Lutsch of Windsor, ON,
one brother David (Rita) of Amherst, sister-in-law Effie Harrison-Jobsey
(John) of Morinville, Alberta and one brother- in- law Angus Emslie of
Lower Maccan and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a
brother Alastair, sister, Blanche Emslie, sister-in-law Dorothy Fletcher
and brother-in-law Ron Terrio. Visitation will be held on Sunday,
November 13, 2011 at 1 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m., all in
Campbell's Funeral Home 98 Church Street, Amherst. (667-9906) with Rev.
Philip Scott and Rev. Leslie Jobb officiating. Interment will take place
in the Amherst Cemetery in the family plot. Memorial donations in
Donald's memory may be made to the Maccan Baptist Church or the charity
of your choice. Online condolences may be made to the family via:
www.campbellsamherst.ca
[Friday, 11-November-2011 Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst, NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2011-11-12]

This is same as yesterday's posting but with the gentleman's name now
corrected to "James". - Eric


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