Harrison "Harry" Lecester Rulapaugh Jr.

December 29, 1947April 27, 2013

Harrison “Harry” Lecester Rulapaugh, Jr. 65, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday at Snow’s Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue. Burial will be private. The family will greet friends beginning at 10:00 am the morning of the service.

Mr. Rulapaugh was born in Los Angeles, California the son of the late Dorothy Smithline Rulapaugh and Harrison Rulapaugh, Sr. He was the widower of Joan Adkins Rulapaugh. Mr. Rulapaugh went to high school in California and then was on the Dean’s list at Crandall Junior College. He was a United States Navy veteran, having served from 1964 until 1969 as a United States Navy SEAL and a Vietnam veteran of 3 tours. Mr. Rulapaugh was retired from the Macon Telegraph and currently employed with H & R Block.

Mr. Rulapaugh is survived by his daughters, Carrie (Daniel) Rulapaugh Avery, and Amanda (Mark) Michelle Rulapaugh both of Macon; grandchildren, Katie Sellers, and Sarah Avery both of Macon; sisters, Dorothy Beggs and Marian Lawrence; brother, John Hoy; loving dog, Sunni; various nieces and nephews.

Visit to express tributes. Snow’s Memorial Chapel Funeral & Cremation Service, Pio Nono Avenue, has charge of arrangements.


  • Visitation Wednesday, May 1, 2013
  • Memorial Service Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Harrison "Harry" Lecester Rulapaugh Jr.

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Kimberly walker

May 2, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. I really enjoyed working with your dad at Bell, he will be greatly missed.

Susan Liedle

May 1, 2013

Thoughts and prayers are with you.

May 1, 2013

Amanda,you and your family are in my prayers. I am so sorry for the loss of your father. He will always be with you in your heart and memories. JoAnn Jones

Bethany Giddens

April 30, 2013

We are praying for you and your family, Amanda. Love, Bethany and Dianne

allison spradlin

April 30, 2013

we are so sorry for your loss.

Teresa Tidwell

April 30, 2013

Amanda, I am so sorry to hear of your father's death. You and your family are in my prayers.

April 30, 2013

To the family of Harry, I prepared Harry's taxes until I suggested to him to join H&R Block after Joan's death.Harry was a joy to work with and yes he did have some good stories to tell. He will be missed.
Brenda Adkins

Bill Houston

April 30, 2013

On behalf of Linda Houston a former co-worker. Her family wishes to express their condolence thoughts, and prayers to Harry's family during these times of sorrow.

David Hickman

April 30, 2013

Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. With Deepest Sympathy, David Hickman & family. (Dorothy's son)

April 30, 2013

Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. Deepest Sympathy, David Hickman and family (Dorothy's son)