Born in Augusta, GA on January 16, 1985
Departed on October 5, 2019 and resided in Portland, TNVisitation: First Baptist Church Saturday October 12, 2019 11:00am to 1:00pmA Celebration of Life: First Baptist Church Saturday October 12, 2019 1:00pm
Senior Airman Andrew Byron Harpole of Portland, TN went to be with the Lord on October 5, 2019. Andrew was born in Augusta, GA on January 16, 1985. He was a 2003 graduate of Portland High School. He later went on to join the United States Air Force, honorably serving 6 years, which included multiple tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
He was preceded in death by his father, Carter Harpole of Gallatin, TN; grandparents Alfred Peters, Arch and Regine Harpole all of Gallatin, TN; uncles, Hunter Harpole of Knoxville, TN and David Harpole of Gallatin, TN.
He is survived by his infant son, Andrew Byron Harpole ll (Andy); loving partner and Andy's mother, Logan Miller of Portland TN; mother, Dianne Ellis (Charlie) of Portland TN; sister, Kim Schuch (Chris); brother, Adam Harpole; grandmother, Patsy Peters; uncles, Neal Harpole and Danny Peters all of Gallatin TN, and Mike Peters (Tami) of Nashville TN; nieces, Natalie Schuch and Aubrey Harpole; nephew, Dylan Schuch all of Gallatin TN; and numerous cousins.
A Celebration of Life will be held 1:00 p.m. at Gallatin First Baptist Church on East Main Street on Saturday, October 12, 2019. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at the church.
In lieu of flowers the family request all donations be made to the Andy Harpole College Trust Fund for Andrew's son.
Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be submitted at alexandergallatin.com. (615) 502-0011 Obit Line (615) 502-055513 Comments Karen Manis October 8, 2019 at 11:58 pm
Praying for all of my family! Praying for God's amazing love to surround and comfort you like only He can do.Sarah Palomares October 10, 2019 at 10:06 pm
No one will ever love a son as much as their Momma except our Savior. And Andrew is in goods hands with our Savior. I know that you already believe this but maybe you need to hear it today my friend. Many prayers and hugs for you.Debie Schuxh October 9, 2019 at 1:09 am
he is,at peace. find you’re peace by knowing he is not suffering any more. may loved ones have past especially this last year. my heart aches for your loss. they all are the angels you carry every day in your heart guiding your every step. love you guys.Tony and Sherry Short October 9, 2019 at 11:06 am
We are so sorry. Andrew spent a lot of time at our house when he was in school with Justin and Kimi. He was an amazing guy. All our love and prayers are with his family!Darrell and Kathy Dixon October 9, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Dianne, I am so sorry to read this sad news and my heart breaks for you.. Prayers of comfort for you and all of the family!Angela Woods Boone October 9, 2019 at 1:31 pm
God well turn your mourning into dancing. Andrew is with the Lord now. All aches and pains are gone. He is rejoicing. He’s at peace. He also said pace I leave with you. Holy Spirit comfort my sister in Christ and continue to spend and rescue her broken heart. Jesus will do it. You haven’t loss Andrew, He went on to sleep. He’s alive now with Jesus. Andrew is iving his best life now. Grieve Kim but don’t stay there. Love You.Lisa Reichart October 9, 2019 at 9:23 pm
Mrs. Dianne, I’m so sorry for your loss. Love and prayersCindy Key Rouch October 11, 2019 at 2:19 am
Dianne,I am so sorry for the loss of your son. My heart break for you and your family. I wish you love, peace and comfort in the days to come.Martha Foster October 11, 2019 at 8:42 pm
Logan & family: I am so sorry for your loss! Prayers for comfort, strength and peace from our Lord Jesus to you and the entire family!Linda Becker October 12, 2019 at 5:29 pm
Dianne, my thoughts have been with you and your families through this most difficult time. Andrew is at peace now and with Jesus. I am so sorry I am not going to make his Celebration of Life but I know how great it will be. My thoughts will be with you and the family during Andrew's Life Celebration. My prayers and thoughts are also right there with you too. Sending my love to you and I know God will give you the strength to carry you through. Prayers Prayers Prayers Always.♥️ߙϰߏ۰ߙϰߏۢ٥️ߙϰߏ»Linda Becker October 12, 2019 at 5:42 pm
Dianne, my thoughts have been with you and your families through this most difficult time. Andrew is at peace now and with Jesus. I am so sorry I am not going to make his Celebration of Life but I know how great it will be. My thoughts will be with you and the family during Andrew's Life Celebration. My prayers and thoughts are also right there with you too. Sending my love to you and I know God will give you the strength to carry you through. Prayers Prayers Prayers Always.♥️♥️ߙϰߏ۰ߙϰߏ۰ߙϰߏ»Barbara Hunter October 12, 2019 at 6:56 pm
Diane and family, I am truly sorry for the loss of Andrew. We can't begin to understand why things happen and we lose a loved one at a young age, but God knows and is surrounding you with strength and love.
Prayers, hugs, and love to your family at this very difficult time.KENT VIATOR October 16, 2019 at 10:03 pm
HEART FELT CONDOLENCES, ANDREW WAS A VERY CLOSE FRIEND OF MY SON DYLAN VIATOR,ALWAYS A WELCOME GUEST INOUR HOME.HE WAS KIND ENOUGH TO CALL ME 1 YEAR AGO JUST TO SAY HELLO AND WE HAD A 1 HOUR CHAT, GOOD BOY,GOOD MAN. KENT VIATOR FAMILY.Leave A Comment Comment