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    - edwin atwood
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    - Garry Lockerman

Leon Harris, age 75, passed from this life on July 28, 2018. He was at home, with his loving family by his side. Leon was born on August 6, 1942 to Curtis and Gracie Harris of Raiford, FL.
Leon is survived by his wife of twenty-six years, Sharon Bonds Harris, one daughter, Kimberly Rust of Payson, Arizona. He is also survived by his sister Genice Reid and two brothers, Ray Harris and Joseph Harris.
He was grandfather to Tiffany, Corey, Derrick, and Kalob, and great-grandfather to Hayleigh, Mason and Nevaeh.
Leon is preceded in death by two sisters; Bernice Holder and Clarice Griffis.
Leon worked for the University of Florida for thirty-three years in the Physical Plant Division where he was Superintendent of the Systems Department.
He spent most of his life in Archer, FL until he retired and moved to Starke, FL. He was a kind and caring 'Papa' who loved his family unconditionally and he will be missed.
Visitation for Mr. Harris will be held on Friday, Aug. 3rd, from 6-8 pm. A Graveside service will be held Saturday, Aug 4th, 10 am, at Conners Cemetery with Reverend Randall Griffis officiating. Arrangements are under the care of Archer Funeral Home located at 55 N Lake Avenue Lake Butler, Florida 32054. For more information, please call
(386) 496-2008.

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Published in Gainesville Sun from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2018