Harrison J. Speer

Harrison J. Speer

Harrison J. Speer

Harrison J. Speer

Carthage, NC
Harrison J. Speer, age 92 of Old Glendon Road, died Sunday (November 2, 2008)
at Tara Plantation.
Funeral services 2:00 P. M. Tuesday at The First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Rick Martindale. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Priest Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
A native of Yadkin County, he was a son of the late John H. Speer and Lula Hunt Speer. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, a farmer and past Commander of the American Legion Joseph G. Henson Post # 12. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Alice Braddock and two brothers David and Hubert Speer.
He is survived by: wife Elaine S. Speer; one son Clayton Speer and wife Lynn of Aberdeen; three sisters Hallie Marsh and Jesse Pearl Tyner both of Carthage and Nellie Ruth Parrish of Savanna, GA; one granddaughter Janet Gatti and husband Mike of Carthage; three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 6:00 —8:00 P.M. Monday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home and at other times at the residence.
Memorials may be made to FirstHeath Hospice and Palliative Care, 5 Aviemore Drive,
Pinehurst, NC 28374.

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Carthage, NC
Harrison J. Speer, age 92 of Old Glendon Road, died Sunday (November 2, 2008)
at Tara Plantation.
Funeral services 2:00 P. M. Tuesday at The First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Rick Martindale. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Priest Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
A native of Yadkin County, he was a son of the late John H. Speer and Lula Hunt Speer. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, a farmer and past Commander of the American Legion Joseph G. Henson Post # 12. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Alice Braddock and two brothers David and Hubert Speer.
He is survived by: wife Elaine S. Speer; one son Clayton Speer and wife Lynn of Aberdeen; three sisters Hallie Marsh and Jesse Pearl Tyner both of Carthage and Nellie Ruth Parrish of Savanna, GA; one granddaughter Janet Gatti and husband Mike of Carthage; three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 6:00 —8:00 P.M. Monday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home and at other times at the residence.
Memorials may be made to FirstHeath Hospice and Palliative Care, 5 Aviemore Drive,
Pinehurst, NC 28374.

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Carthage, NC
Harrison J. Speer, age 92 of Old Glendon Road, died Sunday (November 2, 2008)at Tara Plantation.
Funeral services 2:00 P. M. Tuesday at The First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Rick Martindale. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Priest Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
A native of Yadkin County, he was a son of the late John H. Speer and Lula Hunt Speer. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, a farmer and past Commander of the American Legion Joseph G. Henson Post # 12. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Alice Braddock and two brothers David and Hubert Speer.
He is survived by: wife Elaine S. Speer; one son Clayton Speer and wife Lynn of Aberdeen; three sisters Hallie Marsh and Jesse Pearl Tyner both of Carthage and Nellie Ruth Parrish of Savanna, GA; one granddaughter Janet Gatti and husband Mike of Carthage; three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 6:00 —8:00 P.M. Monday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home and at other times at the residence.
Memorials may be made to FirstHeath Hospice and Palliative Care, 5 Aviemore Drive,
Pinehurst, NC 28374.

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Carthage, NC
Harrison J. Speer, age 92 of Old Glendon Road, died Sunday (November 2, 2008)at Tara Plantation.
Funeral services 2:00 P. M. Tuesday at The First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Rick Martindale. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Priest Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
A native of Yadkin County, he was a son of the late John H. Speer and Lula Carter Speer. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, a farmer and past Commander of the American Legion Joseph G. Henson Post # 12. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Alice Braddock and two brothers David and Hubert Speer.
He is survived by: wife Elaine S. Speer; one son Clayton Speer and wife Lynn of Aberdeen; three sisters Halia Marsh and Jessie Pearl Tyner both of Carthage and Nellie Ruth Parrish of Savannah, GA; Brother Tom Speer of Carthage; one granddaughter Janet Gatti and husband Mike of Carthage; three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 6:00 —8:00 P.M. Monday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home and at other times at the residence.
Memorials may be made to FirstHeath Hospice and Palliative Care, 5 Aviemore Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Condolences may be made at www.fryandprickett.com

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  1. I am so sorry for your loss, and extend my sincere condolences to your family.
    Although I did not know Mr. Speer personally, his obituary clearly indicates that he was a dedicated man who was very much loved and will be sorely missed by many. It is

  2. Elaine, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
    And please tell Jessie Pearl, if possible, that I have never forgotten her kindness toward me, and her beautiful face is always with me. You both are in my hea

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