ALBANY -- Howard Lane (Rocky) Harrison, 60, of Albany, GA died January 17, 2013 at his residence. No services will be held. Rocky will be interred in Hillcrest Cemetery in Sylvester, GA.

A native of Durham, NC, Rocky had resided in Albany, GA most of his life and was a member of Sunnyside Baptist Church. Before his retirement, he was the manager of Ole Dad's Package Store.

Survivors include his wife, Jackie Swearingen Harrison of Albany, GA, his children, Elizabeth Spargo and her husband, Bobby of Albany, GA and Rocky Allen Harrison and his wife, Melanie of Savannah, GA, his mother, Betty Harrison of Fallow, NV, two sisters, Pam Harrison of Arabi, GA and Elizabeth Soowing and her husband, Chin of Fallow, NV, four brothers, Jessie Harrison and his wife, Shirley of Sylvester, GA, George Harrison and his wife, Laurie of Forsyth, GA, Billy Harrison and his wife, Patty of Tallahassee, FL, Johnny Harrison of Raleigh, NC and four grandchildren, Harley, Zachary, Keanna and Marcus.

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