Obituaries - July 16, 2009

Johnnie James Harrod

Johnnie James Harrod, a retired Army veteran of the Korean conflict, age 75, of McDonough, passed away Tuesday, July 14, 2009.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, July 18 at 1 p.m., in Horis A. Ward, Tara Chapel, with Neil Floyd officiating. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park.

He is survived by one daughter, Kathy (Paul) Cain of McDonough; one son, Johnny James Harrod of Florida; two grandchildren, Shane and Nicole Harrod; two great-grandchildren, Cody and Gunner Howard; brother, Bill Tatro; two sisters, Earlene Silverthorn and Edie Cooper.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Lenora Harrod, and sister, Ethel Kahl.

The family will receive friends Friday, July 17 from 4 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.

Horis Ward is in charge of the arrangements. (770) 471-7171.