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Holt Benton Harrison

Died: March 14, 2017

Holt Benton Harrison, age 82, was born June 19,1934, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Surrounded by his family and friends, he died on March 14, 2017, at the Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans as a result of an injury on the tennis court. A lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, Holt was a long-standing member of Bocage Racquet Club…read more

Holt Benton Harrison, age 82, was born June 19,1934, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Surrounded by his family and friends, he died on March 14, 2017, at the Ochsner Hospital in New Orleans as a result of an injury on the tennis court. A lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, Holt was a long-standing member of Bocage Racquet Club, an ardent supporter of LSU football, a volunteer and mentor for SCORE, an LSU Laureate Foundation Society charter member, an original team organizer for Bishop Ott Manna Givers and the Founder of Fishing for Investments. He was a graduate of New Mexico Military Institute and LSU Law School. A successful real estate developer and lawyer, he was also a past co-owner in their family business, Harrison Paint Company. Holt proudly served in the U.S. Air Force and later became an accomplished private pilot. His passions included fishing and hunting and he loved the game of tennis to the very end. He is survived by his wife of forty years, Anne Marron Harrison; his children, Holt Trammell Harrison and wife Diana, Stephen William Harrison and wife Carrie, Katherine Danielle Harrison, Jeffrey Marron Harrison and wife Kelly, Susan Claire Harrison and beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Holt Trammell Harrison, his mother, Elmira Harrelson Harrison and his sister Anne Harrison Parnell Gregorie. His pallbearers will be his children. Honorary pallbearers include John Butler, Merlin Pritchard and John Luttrell. Visitation will be held at Rabenhorst Funeral, 825 Government Blvd, Baton Rouge, La, on Friday March 17, 2017, beginning at 11am until funeral service at 1pm. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the LSU Law School, Oschner Foundation, the Mayo Clinic or the American Red Cross.

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, March 17, 2017

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Rabenhorst Funeral Home

Address:

825 Government Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Service Information

Date: Friday, March 17, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm -

Rabenhorst Funeral Home

Address:

825 Government Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, March 17, 2017

Roselawn Memorial Park

Address:

4045 North Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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