Valdosta Daily Times


November 7, 2012

George Harris

VALDOSTA — George Harris, 74, of Hahira, died recently at his residence. He was born on Jan. 8, 1938, in Lowndes County to the late Wiley Harris and Jewel Lee Jones Harris. Mr. Harris was retired from Strickland Cotton Mills.

He is survived by four sons and daughters-in-law, William and Brenda Harris of Sparks, Daniel Harris and Lisa Harris Cook, James and Julia Harris, Dewayne and Missy Harris, all of Adel; 13 grandchildren, Bo Lee, Blake Harris, Brandon Harris, Cody Hudgins, Cory Greene, Jonathan Daniel Harris, Jennifer Harris Huffine, Joannie Miranda Harris, Jennie Marie Harris, Marissa Harris Foster, Sherrie Harris, David Harris and Maggie Harris; eight great-grandchildren; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Jack and Bobbie Harris of Providence, Fla., Jerry and Ruby Harris of Hahira, David and Cheryl Harris of Brandon, Fla.; four sisters, Marie Smith of Brandon, Fla., Dorothy Hodges of Valdosta, Barbara Riner of Hahira and Wanda Gaskin of Lake City, Fla.

Mr. Harris was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill (Jay) Harris and I. W. Harris; and two sisters, Margaret Hightower and Mary Gibbs.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at 3 p.m. at the Martin McLane Funeral Home in Hahira. Burial will follow in McLane Riverview Memorial Gardens in Valdosta.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be expressed online at — Martin McLane Funeral Home of Hahira

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