Eugenia J. Harrison

Published 2:28 pm Monday, October 11, 2010

Eugenia Jean Jones Harrison, 78, of the Peniel Community died Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at White Oak Manor in Kings Mountain, N.C. She was the daughter of the late E. Herman and Grace N. Jones and widow of Howard W. Harrison.

She was retired from the Tryon Post Office, where she worked as a rural letter carrier. She was a den mother, a Girl Scout leader, and a 42-year member of the Peniel Extension Homemakers Club.

She is survived by two sons, Steve Harrison (Kay) of Spindale, N.C., and Chris Harrison (Lisa) of Kings Mountain, N.C.; two daughters, Carol Camenga (John) of Matthews, N.C., and Laura Reisinger (Karl) of Belmont, N.C.; a sister, Evelyn Dill of Landrum; and three grandchildren, Mike Camenga of Matthews, N.C., and Morgan and Paige Harrison of Kings Mountain, N.C. She was predeceased by a brother, James Jones, and two sisters, Madelon Jones and Joann Dodd.

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The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, October 8, 2010 at Petty Funeral Home.&bsp; Graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Landrum Cemetery, conducted by Dr. John W. Chip Sloan.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Dr., Shelby, N.C. 28150.

Condolences may be left at

Petty Funeral Home & Crematory, Landrum.