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“Doodle and I had some great times together between working on cars or having a few beers and listening to good music,he'll be missed by all. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Tim Myatt - Friend

“Friends for 45 years - You will never be forgotten We had a lot of great times ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Judy Vinluan - Smoaks, SC

“Doodle was one of my best friend and co-worker I had the pleasure to meet and train on the job I will truly miss you RIH I know you up there taking...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Ronda Baker - Moncks Corner, SC

“I am so sorry to hear of Doodle's passing.....I am a member of his family...My Mother's brother's son.....have not seen or heard where he was living...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Betty Saunders Taylor - Family

“I was very sorry to read of Doodle's passing. My condolences and sympathy to the family. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: David Halsey - mount pleasant, SC

“To the Harrelson family. So sorry for your loss. Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal. Cooper house and loved his uncle. Doodle was a gentle...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Scott - Summerville, SC

“oodl and I went through basic training at Lackland Air Force base San Antonio Texas. He was quite the fun guy; when we were back here in Charleston...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Allen Dobson

“So sorry for your loss. I'm here for you❤ ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Lisa Carter - Charleston, SC

“Deb ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Debra Branham - Cottageville, SC


James E. Harrelson Jr., 69, of Ladson, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Sunday, May 31, 2020. The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., West Ashley Chapel.

Doodle, as he was known to family and his friends, was born on April 24, 1951 in Charleston, South Carolina. He was the son of the late James E. Harrelson Sr. and the late Ruby Grainger Harrelson.

Doodle was a mechanic with Boeing and an Air Force Veteran. His free time was spent with the people he loved, doing what he loved best; riding his motorcycle down the roads of the Low Country. Stopping along the way to visit with friends, sharing a meal, listening to music and laughing. Doodle was a good friend to many and could make you feel better with just a look. He smiled with every fiber of his being and all that heart and happiness came straight out at you with those beautiful blue eyes. He will be greatly missed by many.

He is survived by his one and only daughter, Heather Harrelson Golightly and his grandson, Devin Golightly, who were the most important people in his life. He is also survived by his brother, Michael Harrelson of Bonneau, SC.

There is no time like the old time when you and I were young.

Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, INC., West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway, Charleston, SC 29414.