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Jim Hugh Harbison

December 17, 1936 — February 19, 2023



Mr. Jim Hugh Harbison, age: 86


Of: Dickson, TN passed away Sunday, February 19, 2023, at Christian Care Center in Medina, TN. He was born December 17, 1936, in Dickson County, TN.


Jim served as a MP in the United States Army during the Korean War. After being honorably discharged, he decided to further his education by obtaining his master’s degree in education. Jim worked as a 7th & 8th grade math/science teacher; and served as a coach, guidance counselor and principal during his 38 years with the Dickson County Board of Education. He loved the Lord and was a member of the Dickson First Baptist Church. Jim was an avid golfer and achieved 2 hole-in-ones. Above all, he was a loving husband, father, and granddad who will be deeply missed.


Mr. Harbison’s wishes were to be cremated.


Visitation will be held from 2:00 pm until service time Saturday, February 25th at Spann Funeral Home.


A Celebration of Life for Mr. Harbison will be conducted at 4:00 pm Saturday, February 25, 2023, in the Spann Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Mike Miller officiating.


Survived by:


Loving Wife of 60 years:

   Sandy Street Harbison of Dickson, TN



   Laura Alene Davis (Andy) of Medina, TN



   Fred Harbison of Virginia

   Howard Harbison (Kay) of Dickson, TN



   Maylene Renegar (George) of Dickson, TN



   Donna Lawrence of Mt. Juliet, TN



   Ali Grace Davis, Knox Davis & Benjamin Hugh Davis


Several Nieces & Nephews


Preceded in death by:


Parents: William Malcolm Harbison and Roberta Alene Lewis Harbison

Son: Timothy Sean Harbison


In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to

Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607,

You may also leave your donations at the funeral home, and we will forward them for you.



Arrangements by Spann Funeral Home (615) 446-1123

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Service Schedule

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Saturday, February 25, 2023

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, February 25, 2023

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