Joseph “Joe” Crawford Harrod, 23


Joseph “Joe” Crawford Harrod, 23, of Shelbyville, passed away in an automobile accident in North Carolina on Saturday, September 22, 2018.


He was a member of Finchville Baptist Church. He was a Graduate of Collins High School in 2013 and attended Bluegrass Community College. He had many loves in his life including, Baseball - he was an umpire, Hackney Ponies, he was a giant Red Sox fan, and he also loved music and playing guitar. Joe received the American Hackney Horse Society Spirit of the Medallion Award in 2011.


He was preceded in death by his; father, Gerald “Jerry” Harrod; sister, Michelle “Mickey” Harrod; maternal grandparents, Joseph Crawford & Ruth Crawford; and paternal grandparents, Maxine & John E. Harrod.


He is survived by his mother, Susanne Harrod, Shelbyville; brothers, Scott Harrod (Melissa),North Vernon, IN, Chris Harrod (Missy), Lawrenceburg, John Harrod (Samantha), North Vernon, IN, Shaughn Harrod (Shannon), Parkland, FL. He was also loved by a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


A Celebration of Life was held September 26, 2018 at the Shannon Funeral Home in Shelbyville, Ky. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the St. Jude’s Children Fund and to the American Hackney Horse Society.