WACO - Mr. Billy David Harris, 57, of Waco, passed away Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at his home.
He was a native of Cleveland County. He was the son of the late B. J. Harris and was also preceded in death by his father-in-law, Warren Deal; sister, Joyce Putnam; brothers-in-law, Richard Harris Sr. and Larry Barnes Sr., and a sister-in-law, Debbie Harris.Mr. Harris was a member of Elizabeth Baptist Church where he was part of the handy-man ministry. He worked as retail manager at Corral Western Store. He loved spending time with his family; camping and boating at Lake James; taking vacations, riding horses and carpentry.`
He is survived by his mother, Katie Jolley Harris; wife of 34 years, Robin Deal, of the home; daughters, Shannon Harris Martin and husband, Brandon of McAdenville, Kelli Harris Huggins and husband, Heath of Morganton, Mary Ellen Harris Pike and husband Adam of Gastonia; grandchildren, Hannah Huggins and Grant Martin; brother, Jerry Harris and wife, Gayle of Casar; sisters, Barbara Cromer and husband, Billy and Peggy Barnes of Cliffside, brother-in-law, Bill Putnam of Cliffside; mother-in-law, Ramona Deal of Waco, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation: The family will receive friends at the church following the service
Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Tuesday at Elizabeth Baptist Church
Officiated By: Dr. Rit Varriale
Burial: Church cemetery
Funeral Home: Cleveland Funeral Services and Crematory is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to the Elizabeth Baptist Church Handy-Man Ministry
Online Condolences: www.clevelandfuneralservice.com