Meridian Star

Obituaries

August 4, 2013

William "Billy" Harrison Harris II

MERIDIAN —     NEWTON – Services for William "Billy" Harrison Harris II will be held today at 3 p.m. at Newton County Funeral Home, South, with the Rev. Brother Joe Garvin officiating. Burial will be in Leaf River Baptist Church Cemetery in Pineville.

    Billy, 66, of Meridian, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at Anderson Regional Medical Center, Meridian. He was born in Meridian on April 11, 1947, and reared in Hero. Billy was a loving husband, father and cousin.
    Survivors include his wife, Betty Harris; mother, Tennie M. Godwin; stepbrother, Jimmy Godwin and wife, Terri; son, Harrison Harris III and wife, Natalie; stepson, Michael Simpson and family; stepdaughters, Brandy McFarland and Kelly McFarland and stepgrandchildren, Kody and Kara; and special family friend, Marion Tranchina.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Harris; and sister, Patricia Parrish.
    In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation to the American Heart Association.

    Pallbearers are Bob Williams, Jack Douglas, Ronnie Todd, Alan Wilson, Jason Williams and Ronnie Myers.
    Visitation will be held today, from 1 p.m.- 2:45 p.m., at the funeral home.

    Family and friends may sign an online guest book at www.newtoncountyfuneralhome.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
Biz Marquee
New Today
Poll

Do you think the city of Meridian should aggressively enforce the city's code enforcement laws on litter, abandoned homes and overgrown lots by issuing tickets and stiff fines?

Yes
No
     View Results
Facebook
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide