Mr. James Larry Harris

MEBANE, N.C. - Mr. James Larry Harris, 70, passed into eternal rest Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at the Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C. after a lengthy illness.
Born June 17, 1942 in Person County, he was the son of the late Johnnie Richard Harris and Foy Carver Harris. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Frances Walters Harris; and a sister, Janie Harris Davis.
After his retirement from Burlington Industries, he enjoyed the sports of hunting and fishing which had been lifelong passions for him. With Christ in his life, he worshiped at, and was member of, the Faith Baptist Church.
Those family members left to cherish his love and memories are daughters, Donna Bowes and husband Bill of Timberlake and Peggy Boone and husband Darryl of Elon; son, Larry Harris and wife Susan of Haw River; grandchildren, Stephanie Bowes, Blake Bowes, Megan Blakley and husband Hunter, Seth Harris, Ashleigh Boone, Taylor Payne, and Tyler Boone; great-grandchildren, Macey Bowes and William Payne; and host of loving nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the McClure Funeral Home, 1308 South Third Street, Mebane, N.C. Friday evening, March 29, 2013 from 6 until 8 and at other times at the home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013 at the Faith Baptist Church with the Rev. Keith Spake officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Faith Baptist Church Building Fund, 5100 West Ten Road, Efland, NC 27243.
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Published in from Mar. 28 to Mar. 29, 2013