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Obituary-Harry Leon Sargent



 

 

            Harry Leon "Sarge" Sargent, 85, passed away on March 28 at home after a lengthy illness. Sargent grew up in Memphis, Tenn., and graduated from Humes High School. He was a pilot in WWII and Korea, a great jazz drummer and a world-renowned horse photographer. Sarge traveled the world hunting and fishing. He truly lived life to the fullest.

            Sargent leaves behind his wife of 27 years, Julie; son, Scott; three grandchildren, Taylor, Alex, and Samantha Sargent, all of Memphis; and one brother, Don Sargent of Mississippi. Memorials may be sent to the Humane Society of Memphis and Shelby County, 935 Farm Rd., Bartlett, TN 38134.

            A full tribute to this much beloved horse photographer will follow in the coming issues of the Report.

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