Carl HARRIS(1922 - 2014)


Carl Harris, 91 years old went home with the Lord January 5, 2014 from his residence in Glenview, IL. Born April 25, 1922 in Walnut Grove, Kentucky he was the son of the late Charlie and Myrtle Mullins Harris. Carl was preceded in death by his beloved wife Evelyn Beckner Harris, also preceded in death by his brothers, Charles, Daymond, Earl, Elmer, John, Ralph, Stanley, Walter, and sisters Velma Roark and Ollie Hicks. Carl lived most of his life in the Cincinnati suburbs of Norwood and Reading. He was a World War II veteran of the Navy and worked for the General Electric Company for 34 years as a security guard and supervisor. He was an active member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Reading serving as an usher for many years. Carl and Evelyn enjoyed their life-long marriage of 65 years by doing many things together such as church activities, golf, traveling, dancing, and spending lots of time with friends and family. He and Evelyn moved to Glenview, IL in 2010 to be close to their son Ron and his family. Carl is survived by his son Ron (Debbie) Harris, and grandchildren, David, Rebecca, Sarah and Matt (Susan) and great-grandchildren, Claire Evelyn, Samuel, Luella, and Richie. Funeral service will be held Saturday Jan. 25th at 10:00AM followed by a reception at Mihovk-Rosenacker Funeral Home 10211 Plainfield Rd. (45241) (just south of Glendale-Milford Rd.). Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's United Church of Christ, 729 Jefferson Ave., Reading, OH 45215.

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Mihovk-Rosenacker Funeral Home-RH
5527 CHEVIOT RD Cincinnati, OH 45241
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Published in The Cincinnati Enquirer on Jan. 19, 2014