Annie Jean Harrison (2-18-21) service 2-24-21


Annie Jean Harrison, of Savannah, departed this life on Thursday, Feb. 18, at the age of 87 years, 8 months and 18 days.

She was born in Hardin County on May 31, 1933, the daughter of the late Homer and Myrtle Handley Hodge.

Annie Jean had worked for Brown Shoe Company as a payroll clerk for 31 years and the Hardin County Bank as a teller for 10 years. She was a member of Savannah Church of Christ and loved her church family. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, taking care of her ferns, and gathering on her patio with her friends and family.

Annie Jean is survived by her son, Mark P. Harrison and his wife Lisa of Shannon, Mississippi; grandchildren, Tonya Osteen and her husband Gray, and Stephanie Mills, all of Oxford, Mississippi; great-grandchildren, Bethany Mills, Dalton Osteen, Cooper Osteen, Linley Metts, Katelyn Crump and Colin Crump.

In addition to her parents, Annie Jean was preceded in death by her son, William Ernest “Billy Harrison; sisters, Virginia “Jenny” Shutt, Robbie House and Katherine Williams; and brothers, James Homer Hodge and Joe Payton Hodge.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 2006 Wayne Rd., Savannah, Tenn. 38372 or Savannah Church of Christ, 1175 Pickwick St., Savannah, Tenn. 38372.

Services were held on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 1 p.m., at Memory Gardens in Savannah. Burial followed in Memory Gardens at Savannah.