Mr. Milton Dennis Harrison “Pops” age 60 of Social Circle, Georgia, passed away on March 5, 2019, surrounded by his beloved family. His funeral will take place at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 11, 2019 at Phoenix Funeral Services, Inc. His family will receive visitors at Phoenix Funeral Services In. from 6 – 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2019.
He was born on September 17, 1958, in Duluth, Georgia, to Milton and Gertrude Harrison. Milton was a hardworking, kind and generous man that never met a stranger. He dedicated his life to making sure his family and others were always made to feel welcome, taken care of and loved unconditionally. Milton was an exceptional guitar player, an avid Nascar fan, and he perfected the art of leaf blower motorboating. He absolutely loved any type of Western movie, but he loved John Wayne movies the best. The most special times in Milton’s life were spent with his family, whether it was building bonfires in the backyard, grilling hotdogs and hamburgers at Hard Labor Creek or making the world’s best homemade ice cream. He will be missed by all that knew and loved him. Milton is pre-deceased by his parents; Milton and Gertrude Harrison and his siblings; Marion and Ricky Harrison. He leaves behind to cherish his memory: his devoted siblings, Ray (Linda) Harrison, Ronnie (Cathy) Harrison and Ricky Harrison; his beloved children Dennis (Jenny) Harrison, Danny (Kristen) Harrison, Milton (Naomi Goforth) Harrison, Erica (Chris Gourly) Harrison, David Jonel (Ashley Cobb), Greg Brightwell and Chloe Sneed; his precious grandchildren; C.J. Devin, Dennis, Jo Jo, Caleb, Savannah, Briana, Leah, Abriella, Weston, Colson, Mason, Makenna, Logan, Gracie, Isaiah, Jordan, Talon, LeBron, Leveon and Lina and one loving great-grandchild, Remi, as well as a host of other adoring family and friends.