October 7, 2003

James Samuel

Harris Jr.

Retired

Mr. James Samuel Harris Jr., age 78, of McDonough, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2003.

He was born Sept. 9, 1925, in Fulton County, son of the late Ermie Howard and James S. Harris Sr. He retired with 20 years of service in the U.S. Coast Guard and 20 years of service with the U.S. Postal Service. Mr. Harris was preceded in death by a daughter, Beth Ann Harris, in 1977.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Fairview Memorial Gardens with military honors.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Frances McQuade Harris; daughters, Pamela Harris of McDonough and Paula Rodriguez of Hampton; granddaughter, Tara Beth Rodriguez of Hampton; sister, Ruby Harrison of Stockbridge.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 6 to 8 p.m.

Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough is in charge of arrangements. (770) 914-8833.