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Charles W. Harris

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Charles W. Harris Obituary
Harris, Charles W.
1936 - 2018
Charles Walter Harris, age 81, passed away June 5, 2018. He was a 1956 graduate of Columbus East High School and an honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Charles retired from Westinghouse Electric and Rockwell International after 20 years of combined service. Preceded in death by parents Charles and Dolly Harris, sister Darlene Gladys Slocum-Radcliff, and brother Carlos Ronald Harris. Those remaining to cherish memories of Charles include his beloved wife of 44 years, Freda Mae Harris; daughter, Regina Contessa Harris; sons, Walter Lee Wilkerson, Charles Christopher (Lisa) Wilkerson; and stepson, Marc Latham; sister, Mary Manulene Harris-Robinson; brother, Richard Edward Harris; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, other relatives, and friends. Home Going Celebration 11 a.m. Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 428 E. Main St., where his family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the start of service. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Family Life Center. Condolences may be expressed online at
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 14, 2018
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