April 8, 1950 ~ November 11, 2017
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Fairview, NC
Steve McKinley Harrison, 67, of Fairview, passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017. A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of the late Robey M. and Aileen Marlowe Harrison and was also preceded in death by his first wife, Claudia Mae Moore Harrison in 2014 and his son, Steve M. Harrison, Jr. Steve was a member of Emma's Grove Baptist Church and a retired employee of Coca Cola Bottling and Alpha & Omega Transportation. Steve is survived by his wife, Tammy Henson Harrison; daughter, Sharon Elizabeth of Fairview; two granddaughters, Madeline and Isabella and a sister, Gwendolyn Harrison Lyda of Fairview. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday in the Emma's Grove Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:30 am until 1:00 pm at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Emma's Grove Baptist Church, 417 Emmas Grove Road, Fletcher, NC 28732 or to CarePartners Hospice Foundation, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813. Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.