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“Anna,I am so sorry to hear of Harold's passing. Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this sad time. Sincerely,Karen...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Karen Forbes Brown - Hammond, LA

“To the family of Mr. Harold you all have my deepest sympathy and condolences! I got to work with this beautiful man for quite a few years and grew to...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Schlonda Odum - Marrero, LA

“I'm so sorry to hear of Mr. Harold's passing. My deepest sympathy to the family. Laura Lee Bauerle Jaworski ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Laura Lee Jaworski - Spotsylvania, VA

“My sympathies to you all. Mr Harold was an incredible and well respected man. I always admired him for being such a family man. He will be missed by...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Bryan Moore - Hammond, LA

“Amy -I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Sheryl Abrams - New Orleans, LA

“Anna, we are so sorry for your loss. I have so many good memories of working with Harold at Shell. He was a Very Good Man. May all your good memories...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Danny & Barbara DeoGracias

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Danny & Barbara DeoGracias

“Oh my goodness so so sorry for your loss and the loss of our dear long time friend and great guy.Harold and his family are great people and always...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Gordon and Eloise Anderson

“Roy, Sherri and family. I am sorry to hear about your loss. I will always remember sitting in the softball stands with him and watching Ali and...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Roslyn Vining - Ponchatoula, LA

“Mrs. Anna Mae, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Mr. Harold was a great man. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Pryce Starkey - LA - Friend

“Our deepest sympathy Mrs. Anna Mae and family. We will always remember his beautiful smile! ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: John and Lori Fresina - LA

“Amy, deepest condolences to you and your family. "Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal." ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: G Berthelot - LA - Friend

“So sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.Love, Diane Singletary ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Diane Singletary - Ruston, LA

Harold Freeman Amerson, of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at the age of 79 at Richard Murphy Hospice House. He was born Wednesday, September 10, 1941 in Reform, Mississippi.

Harold honorably served his country in the United States Navy. He held a long career with Shell Oil Company, retiring after 35 years. Harold was a member of Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church.

Harold is survived by his wife of 56 years, Anna Calamia Amerson; son & daughter-in-law, Roy Amerson and Shari Robertson Amerson; daughter & son-in-law, Becky Amerson-Wall and Jay Wall; daughter & son-in-law, Amy Amerson Burchfield and Aaron Burchfield; grandchildren, Ryan, Allie and Grant Amerson, Camille Burchfield, and Lauren Wall; brother, Ted Amerson (Patty); and sister, Debbie Shaffer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Amerson and Effie Louise Burcham Amerson.

Family and friends will be received at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Hammond, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401 on Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 8:00am until 10:30am.

A Funeral Service will follow at Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church on Saturday at 11:00am with Fr. Michael Galea officiating.

Interment will follow at Rose Memorial Park Mausoleum in Hammond, Louisiana.

Face masks are mandatory to attend any visitation or service and we ask that you maintain a respectful distance with the family. Thank you for your cooperation.

Donations may be made in Harold's memory to the Richard Murphy Hospice House at

An online guest book is available at