August 27, 1937 - June 27, 2021
Harry Lee McCollough, age 83, a resident of Mobile, aL, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2021, in the company of his loving family. A memorial service will be held Friday, July 2, 2021 at Serenity Funeral Home at 3:30 PM. He was born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi to Doris Lee Robertson and Howard B. McCollough, on August 27, 1937. He moved to Mobile at the age of 13 and graduated from Baker High School in 1957. It was September of 1959, while working as the credit manager of Sherwin-Williams Paint Store, that he met the woman who would become his wife of 61 years, Martha Hagar. Harry was an outgoing person who never met a stranger, and would always leave everyone with the message, "Keep smiling, it won't hurt as much." Harry enjoyed participating in, coaching, and watching many sports including: baseball, football, golf, and basketball. Harry loved singing and listening to music with friends and family, and enjoyed other pastimes such as reading, doing crossword puzzles, and drawing. He also enjoyed traveling to different parts of the country, and claimed to have driven over a million miles in his life. Harry will be remembered by those that loved and knew him as a wise man who could teach a lesson through stories and life experiences. Harry's proudest accomplishment in life was his family. Left to cherish his memory are his siblings, Helen Kemp, Alice Copeland, Annie Williams, Fred McCollough and Rachele Elam; five children, Helen (Rick) Chandler, Teri (Rick) Shepherd, Robin McCollough Kinsey (Don Taylor), Howard (Casey) McCollough, and Wendy (Dale) Nichols; long-time friend and part of the family, Kyle Hobbs; grandchildren, Jeni Shepherd, Ricky Shepherd, Brandon (Magen) Davis, Heather Chandler, Hannah Chandler, Parker Marino, Adam (Haley) Chandler, Jensen (Blake) Murphy, Channing (Connor) Arden, Tyler Breazeale, Bailey McCollough, Payton McCollough, and Luke McCollough; great-grandchildren, Ava Davis, Jayden Nichols, Carter Nichols, Jaxon Scott, Ryder Murphy, Sawyer Murphy, Carter Marino, Bella Scott, Adalyn Murphy, Grayson Davis, Lennon Scott, Ava Murphy, Liam Chandler and Easton Davis; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends.
Harry Lee McCollough, age 83, a resident of Mobile, aL, passed away Sunday, June 27, 2021, in the company of his loving family. A memorial service will be held Friday, July 2, 2021 at Serenity Funeral Home at 3:30 PM. He was born in Hattiesburg,... View Obituary & Service Information
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