Robert (Bob) Harris

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Robert (Bob) Harris passed Aug. 13, 2014, at Dogwood Forest Assisted Living Center in Cumming. Bob was born Dec. 11, 1929, to Edwin W. and Mary Amelia (Brown) Harris, in Ashland, Ky. 
Bob graduated from Middletown High School and Miami University in Ohio. He served in both the U.S. Army and Air Force and worked for Champion International in Hamilton, Ohio. Bob spent most of his life in Middletown, Ohio, before relocating to Pawleys Island, S.C., and then to Cumming in 2001. 
He was an active member of Parkway Presbyterian Church and enjoyed singing in the choir. Bob loved spending time with his loving family, playing and watching golf.   
Bob is survived by his wife, Sue (Lawrence) of Cumming; children, Jim (Kathy) of Middletown, Ohio, and Pam (Steve) Crawford of Milton. He also leaves behind his grandchildren, Danielle (Justin) Simpson, Cody and Lane Crawford; and great-grandchildren, Leah and Bryce Simpson.  Survivors also include his brother, Edwin of Indianapolis, Ind.; and sister, Mary Beebe of Billings, Mont.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, Aug. 16, at 2 p.m. at Parkway Presbyterian Church in Cumming. The family will receive friends prior to the service, beginning at 1 p.m. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery in Middletown, Ohio, at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Parkway Presbyterian Church or to Northside Hospital-Forsyth Auxiliary Memorial Fund. 
Condolences may be expressed online at
McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in Forsyth County News from Aug. 14 to Aug. 16, 2014