Farm Animals 29

Marvin Eddie Harris, Jr.

August 21, 1951 ~ July 15, 2022 (age 70) 70 Years Old

Marvin Eddie Harris Obituary

Marvin Edward "Eddie" Harris, Jr., age 70, of Sparta; passed away Friday, July 15th, 2022 at Genesis Alleghany Center.

Eddie was born in Forsyth County on August 21st, 1951 to the late Marvin Edward Harris, Sr. and Betty Pruitt Harris. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Steve Harris.

Survivors include three children: Jennie Andrews and husband Daryl of Sparta, Julie Harris of Lake Junaluska, Jamie Harris of Lake Junaluska; two grandchildren: Abbie Andrews and Caitlin Andrews both of Sparta; two nephews: Andy Harris and wife Samantha of Sparta, Brandon Harris and wife Christy of Sparta.

Funeral Services to honor the life of Eddie will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, July 24th, 2022 in the chapel of Thomas Family Funeral Service with Elder Allen Edwards officiating. Interment will follow at Laurel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Laurel Springs Cemetery
Trust Fund, PO Box 41, Laurel Springs, NC 28644.

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July 24, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Thomas Family Funeral Service
115 Hawthorne Street
Sparta, NC 28675

Funeral Service
July 24, 2022

2:00 PM
Thomas Family Funeral Service
115 Hawthorne Street
Sparta, NC 28675

Interment following funeral service
July 24, 2022

Laurel Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
11922 NC Hwy 18 S
Laurel Springs, NC 28644


Laurel Springs Cemetery Trust Fund
PO Box 41, Laurel Springs NC 28644


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