J. B. "Jake" Harris of the Berlin Community, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at NHC Lewisburg.
Mr. Harris was a native of Marshall County. He was a veteran of the Army and a retired maintenance worker at Henry Horton State Park.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Kenneth and Eula Alma Vaughn Harris.
He is survived by his wife, Edna J. Harris of the Berlin Community; children, Gwendolyn and Bennie Harris; sister, Jean Griggs; and brother, Robert Harris, all of Lewisburg. Four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren also survive.
Graveside services with military honors were conducted on Saturday, Nov. 28, at Short Cemetery in Marshall County.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services was in charge of arrangements.