Obituary: Mike Harris

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Mike Harris, 57, of Chapel Hill, died Saturday morning, April 9, 2011, in Lewisburg.

Mr. Harris was born in Marshall County and was a member of Forrest High School Class of 1971. He was a life-long mechanic, owner of H & H Garage of Chapel Hill, and was presently employed with O'Reilly Auto Parts in Chapel Hill.

He was preceded in death by his father, Malcolm Lee Harris, and by a sister, Hazel Jones.

Mr. Harris is survived by his wife, Joy Harris of Chapel Hill; mother, Alice Harris of the Farmington Community; daughter, Christy Harris of Lewisburg; son, Rodney Harris of Chapel Hill; sisters, Brenda Hosford of the Rally Hill Community, Sue Randolph and Donna Randolph, both of the Holts Corner Community, Anita Chumbley of Chapel Hill, and Mary Kincaid of Lewisburg; brothers, Mitch Harris of Lewisburg and Gary Harris of Chapel Hill; and four grandchildren, Destiny Harris, Hanna Harris, Cainen Martin, and Carlea Martin.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, April 11, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Chatman officiating. Burial followed in Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill.

Nephews served as pallbearers.