James Berry Harrison

James Berry Harrison

Birth
Odessa, Lafayette County, Missouri, USA
Death 10 Nov 1986 (aged 85)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot Cor 202, Crypt 508
Memorial ID 110295369 · View Source
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James Berry Harrison, a retired Milwaukie veterinarian, died Monday in a Portland area hospital. He was 86.

A native of Odessa, Mo., Dr. Harrison graduated from Colorado State University's school of veterinary medicine and started his practice in Denver.

He moved to Oregon in 1929, practicing for a time in Portland and operating the Small Animal Clinic in Milwaukie for 25 years before retirement.

He often served as a judge at local dog shows and during World War II served as regional director for Dogs for Defense.

He was a member of the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association, the Portland Veterinary Medical Association and the American Animal Hospital Association.

He was a self-taught photographer, and he was a member of the Portland Photographic Society, the Photographic Society of America and Pacific Color Printers.

Dr. Harrison is survived by his wife, Josephine of Milwaukie; and two brothers, Earl of Vacaville, Calif., and Joseph of Santa Cruz, Calif.

No funeral is planned.

[The Oregonian, 12 Nov 1986, p44]


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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Berry Harrison (20 Nov 1900–10 Nov 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110295369, citing River View Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by FriendsofRiverView (contributor 47910568) .