David Eugene Harris

David Eugene Harris, 76, passed away on May 1, 2019, at home, in Walnut Grove.
Harris was born April 22, 1943, in Miami, Texas, and graduated from high school in Nash, Okla., where he enjoyed playing baseball on the school team with his brothers.
Harris served three years in the Air Force. He was united in marriage to Georgia Jean Harris, June 22, 1974. He worked as a heavy equipment opera- tor for 35 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and woodworking as well as spending time with family.
Harris is preceded in death by his parents, Frank Henry and Lucy Alice Harris, as well as brothers, Charley Harris, Frank Harris, Delbert Harris, Robert Lee, Thurston Lee, and sisters, Katherine Huston and Dovey Murray. He was also preceded in death by his grandson Kody Swearengin.
Harris is survived by his wife Georgia; sons, Rick Harris (Pam), Michael Harris (Celeste), Tavis Harris (Megan) and daughter Shelly Swearengin (Keeton). He is also survived by brother, Jerry Harris (Kay) and sisters Patsy Wayman, Annie Mae Harris and Sandy LaCross; eight grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was Sunday, May 5, 2019, from 1 p.m. until service time at Wilson-Griffin Funeral Home, Walnut Grove. Memorial service began at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial followed in Greene Lawn Cemetery, Walnut Grove, with military honors.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Oxford Hospice Health Care and may be left at the funeral home.


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