James M. Harris, III|
Born: May 4, 1992; in Morris, IL
Died: July 21, 2014; in Morris, IL
James "Jimmy" M. Harris, III, age 22, of Morris, passed away suddenly on July 21, 2014 in Morris. Born May 4, 1992 in Morris, he was the son of James M. Harris, Jr. and Karen (Kenney) Peterson.
Jimmy attended grade school in Channahon and was a member of the Class of 2010 at Minooka High School.
He worked for Jiffy Lube in Schaumburg. Jimmy enjoyed science, especially astrology and anything related to the universe. He especially loved hanging out with his family and his special dog, Jack.
Jimmy is survived by his parents: father, James (Brittany) Harris, Jr. of Channahon, and mother, Karen (Elmer) Peterson of Morris; sisters, Melissa (Matthew) Goffinet of Morris, Savannah (Mike) Poppleton of Schaumburg, and Carrie Hahn of Morris; maternal grandparents, Lawrence and Phyllis Kenney of Morris; nieces and nephews, Kaleb and Kegan Poppleton, and Caelyn and Mason Goffinet; aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, James (Roberta) Harris, Sr.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home, located at 301 West Washington Street in Morris. A Celebration of Jimmy's Life will be held at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 25, 2014. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Morris.
Memorials may be made in Jimmy's name to his family.
Arrangements have been entrusted with U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home, 301 W. Washington Street, Morris, Illinois. For further information visit the website at www.ucdaviscallahan.com or contact the funeral home at 815-942-0084. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting the website.
Published in Morris Herald-News on July 22, 2014