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Captain Martin Milton Harmon
Sunrise: September 3, 1933 - Sunset: January 21, 2016

It is with deep sadness that we, the Harmon, Brown, Crayton, Monger, Crenshaw, Sawyer, Harris, Pierre, and Wilson families announce the passing of our beloved Husband, Father, Grandpa, Uncle, Cousin and Friend. He is dwelling in the secret place of the Most High God. At 3:48pm, on Thursday, January 21, 2016, at Carolina Medical Center - Concord, North Carolina, our beloved transitioned from this life into God’s loving arms. May God be praised.

The son of Mercy Harmon and Jean Brown, Captain Harmon was destined for aviation greatness. After leaving Sinoe County as a teenager, he moved to Monrovia to seek better opportunities. He discovered his technical abilities, and with a Liberian Government Scholarship, he traveled to the United States of America to study aviation science at the Ross School of Aviation in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

After successfully earning his wings from Ross School of Aviation, he returned to Liberia and was employed at Liberia National Airlines (LNA) as the first Liberian trained commercial airline pilot. When LNA changed to Air Liberia, he continued his aviation career with Air Liberia and worked many years as Pilot - and he excelled. As an experienced pilot with Air Liberia, he rose to the rank of Captain and finally to Managing Director.  Later, Captain Harmon’s love of aviation/travel was the driving force to his entrepreneurship venture as the owner of a Travel Agency in Monrovia, Liberia.

Although we grieve his loss, we honor him for his many accomplishments and a full life. Captain Harmon was a passionate patriot of Liberia. He loved his God, his Country, and his family.

Captain leaves many to mourn his passing: his wife, Mrs. Isetta Harmon; Rev. Frances Mason Harmon (former wife), Mrs. Lottie Gardiner Harmon (deceased); Mrs. Gracelia Howard; His children: Gerald Harmon (deceased), Richard Wesley Harmon(Edith Harmon), Martin Milton Harmon Jr.(deceased), Willie Harmon (Danielette Harmon,deceased), Diane Harmon Pierre (Samuel Pierre), Winder Harmon (Evangeline Teta Harmon), Owen Harmon (Tocee Harmon) and Martina Harmon Wilson (Ricardo Wilson), Joydine R. Zelee Harmon, Demond Chesson, and Nyeta Chesson. Grandchildren: Terrance Harmon (Kamah Harmon), Shalin S. Harmon, Richard Wesley Harmon Jr., Christopher Harmon, Weslyn Harmon, Danielette N. Harmon, Danielle N. Harmon, Dancilia Kaye-Cee Harmon, Daniyella N. Harmon, Samuel Adolphus Pierre II, Whitney A. Pierre, Gerald A. Pierre, Samantha L. Pierre, Emmanuel Harmon, Glory Harmon, Gabriel Wilson, Aaron Wilson, Joshua Wilson, Sienneh Jones Sheriff (Alfred Sheriff), Ficia Peter, India Chesson, Janayah Chesson, Demond Malik Chesson, and seven great grandchildren: Alfred Fahnbulleh, Alfred Sheriff Jr., Willow Sheriff, Joydis Harmon, Terrance Harmon Jr., Jennifer Ike, Teddy Ike, nieces, nephews and a host of loving relatives and friends.

Wake Keeping:
Friday, February 12, 2016
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Forest Lawn West Funeral Home
4601 Freedom Dr.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28208
(704) 395-0055

Funeral Service:
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Visitation begins at 9:30 a.m.
Funeral Service begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
3301 Beatties Ford Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28216
(704) 392-0392

Committal and Internment:
Forest Lawn West Funeral Home
4601 Freedom Dr.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28208
(704) 395-0055

Repass-
Hickory Grove United Methodist Church
6401 Hickory Grove Rd.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28215

Condolences may be sent to:
Mrs. Isetta Harmon
8618 Butterfield Court
Harrisburg, North Carolina 28075

Hotel Accommodations:
Doubletree by Hilton
2600 Yorkmont Rd.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28208
704-357-9100
Under: The Harmon Family

Comfort Suites University
7735 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28213
704-547-0049
Under: The Harmon Family

The special rate ($99.00) is available if room is booked by Thursday, February 11, 2016. Includes breakfast, Wi-Fi and parking.

Contact Numbers:
Isetta Harmon……...........571-277-6774
Willie Harmon……...........770-374-6054
Diane Pierre….…………..703-732-3651
Winder Harmon…………..770-826-3415
Owen Harmon……………404-966-5880
Martina H. Wilson………..770-500-0444
Wesley Harmon...011-231-888-545-710 (Liberia)