Obituary of Harold Oscar Majors
Harold Oscar Majors, 77, of Whittier, died December 24, 2018. A native of Washington, D.C., he was the son of Oscar and Margaret Majors. He was married and started his family in Tampa, Florida, before moving to North Carolina in 1980.
A veteran of the U.S. Air Force, he rose to the rank of captain in the 26th Regiment North Carolina Troops, a Civil War reenactment group. Prior to retirement, he worked as head mechanic at C&S Chain Saw in Sylva and as owner/operator of his own business, Harold's Small Engine Repair, for 10 years. In retirement he enjoyed reading, traveling and woodworking.
In addition to his parent, a sister, Violet, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Pamela S. Majors; daughters Lisa Majors-Duff of Gatlinburg, TN, and Jennifer Majors of Florence, SC; granddaughter Nakiska 'Niki' Duff of Asheville; a sister, Betty Huet of Merritt Island, FL.; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial and celebration of life gathering will be planned in the spring. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Great Smoky Mountains Association, P.O. Box 130, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738.To send flowers to the family of Harold Majors, please visit Tribute Store
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