Funeral   services  for   Mr. James Howard Harris,  69,  of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  2  P.M.  on  Sunday,
August  28,  2011,  at  Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral
Home.   Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery
in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends on Saturday from 4 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Sunday from 12 Noon until time of services.

He   passed   away   on   Thursday,   August   25,   2011,  at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
   
He was born May 8, 1942, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Pole Harris and Eula Godsey Harris.  On  June  16, 1964, he
was  married  to  
Sally  Porterfield  Harris,  who  survives.  He
worked  for  the  Jackson County Solid Waste Department,  and
was a member of the Dudneys Hill Church of Christ.

In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
5
Sisters:
Mattie Stewart, Hattie Chaffin, Mary Jo Lawson, Louise
Haney,  and  Velma  Bowman;  and  
2  Brothers: Cordell Harris
and Roosevelt Harris.

Survivors  include   his   
Wife:   Sally   Porterfield   Harris   of
Gainesboro,  TN;   
1  Son:  Paul  Harris  and  wife,  Amanda,  of
Gainesboro, TN;
1  Daughter: Linda Hix and husband, John, of
Gainesboro,  TN;    
4  Grandchildren:  Rachel,  Rebecca,  and
James Wayne Harris,  and  Emily Hix;
1 Sister: Jean Haney and
husband,  Harlen,  of  Cookeville,  TN;   and   his   
Long - Time
Special Friend:
Willard Head.

Bro. Sam Mainord will officiate at the services.
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