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Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home
Friday August 26th, 2022
1:00pm - 1:45pm

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Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home
Friday August 26th, 2022
2:00pm

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Roy Dean Harmon

Roy Dean Harmon, 85, passed away on Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.  He was born on November 17, 1936 in Smithville to the late Samuel Graden and Bertha Cooper Harmon.  Roy lived most of his life in Hamilton and graduated from Hamilton High School Class of 1955.  He honorably served in the Mississippi Army National Guard.  on March 9, 1956 he married his sweetheart, Mollie Ann Stapp. Together they had 2 children.  Roy retired from Kerr-McGhee after a longtime career.  If you knew Roy, you knew music was in his blood.  He was a longtime member of the Country Friends Band.  They enjoyed playing and singing country and gospel music at the area nursing homes and the Sparta Opry.  Every monday night, the band met up at Roy and Mollie's for supper and music.  He also loved to fish, visit with his buddies and go out and eat.  He was a generous man and loved to cut grass for his friends and neighbors.  Roy loved the Lord and was a member of Hamilton Church of Christ. 

Roy is survived by his son, Steve Harmon (Deborah), Hamilton; daughter, Kathy Cantrell (Tommy), Amory; grandchildren, April Hadaway-Wood (Melissa), Amory, Adam Harmon (Jeanna), Hamilton and Ashley Baggett (Brandon), Vardaman; great grandchildren, Samantha Harmon, Addison Sharpe, Dannie Beth Baggett and Kimber Baggett; niece, Wanda Grubbs (Ray), Amory. 

In addition to his parents and wife, Mollie, Roy is preceded in death by his sister Betty Brown and a great granddaughter, Nevaeh Hadaway. 

Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM on Friday, August 26, 2022 at Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen with Ministers Tim Wilson and Evan Bolen officiating.  Burial will follow in Center Hill Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Adam Harmon, Brandon Baggett, Mike Stapp, Cole Stapp, Terry Holman, Brian Cahoon and Tim Guthery.  Honorary pallbearers will be the Country Friends Band, Bill Harlow, Lewis Hood, Pete Bowen, Tim and Phyllis Carter and the congregation of Hamilton Church of Christ. 

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday from 1 PM until 1:45 PM.

Condolences may be shared at tisdalelannmemorialfuneralhome.com.


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I am so sorry to hear about brother Roy. He and Mollie were truly the best neighbors my mom and dad could have ever had! Brother Roy was always super good to my mom after my dad passed away. I am truly heart broken for the earthly loss of this kind, loving, and godly man. My life was enriched everytime I was privledged to be around him. I am thankful our hope is not in the world! I will see you again one day brother. I know you are already enjoying the most beautiful music you have ever heard. I will see you at His feet one day.

Mitch Nethery Aug 26 2022 11:43 PM

I grew up going to the church Mr. Roy went to. He was a good man. Always had a bright smile, warm hugs, and peppermints for us. He will be greatly missed.

Tiffany Koger Aug 26 2022 9:05 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Harmon

Lindsey Tillman Strange Aug 26 2022 6:37 PM

So sorry for your loss. Take pleasure in knowing you will see him again.

Robin & Chris Rieves Aug 26 2022 2:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Harmon

Michael and Renelda Goode Aug 26 2022 12:37 PM

Rest in Peace, cousin.

Kay White Aug 26 2022 11:57 AM

Condolences to the family. I worked with Roy for many years at Kerr McGee. He loved to talk and play music.

Jeff Jaudon Aug 26 2022 9:46 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Harmon

Ken and Glenda Owen Aug 26 2022 8:44 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Harmon

Phyllis Coleman Aug 26 2022 8:07 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Harmon

Debra Turner Aug 26 2022 7:58 AM

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