Robert Carlyle "Bobby" Harris
Robert Carlyle "Bobby" Harris, 33, of South Ellison Lane, passed away Wednesday, December 1, 2010, in Abingdon, Virginia.
He was born January 26, 1977, in Richmond, Kentucky, the son of Robert E. Harris and Janet L. Harris Vallone.
He was a graduate of Fishburne Military School, Radford University and served in the United States Air Force.
He was employed by CHI in Lebanon, Virginia.
Survivors include his father, Robert E. Harris and step-mother, Pam C. Harris, of Waynesboro; his mother, Janet L. Harris Vallone and step-father, Felix Vallone, of Waymart, Pennsylvania; brothers, Thomas Harris and his wife, Virginia, and Clinton Edward Harris of Waynesboro; maternal grandparents, Dudley and Helen Link of Paris, Kentucky; step-brother, Eric Fletcher; step-sister, Allison Smith and her husband, Matt, of Waynesboro; nephew, Benjamin Joseph Harris; and a niece, Madeline Carter Harris.
Bobby is also survived by many loving family members and friends.
The Harris family would also like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Bobby's special friend, Joe Blackwell of Abingdon.
A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, December 5, 2010, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1904 Mt. Vernon Street, Waynesboro.
The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
Memorial donations may be made to the Valley Hope Counseling Center, 20 Stoneridge Drive, Suite 202 Waynesboro, VA 22980.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes and Crematory.
This obituary was originally published in the News Virginian.
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Published by News Virginian from Dec. 3 to Dec. 4, 2010.