Donald "Hook" Harris
December 24, 1949 - April 26, 2021
Graveside service for Donald Harris, 71, of Opelika, AL, will be at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 2, 2021, at Evergreen Cemetery, 1409 Monroe Avenue, Opelika, AL 36801, Reverend Jonathan Benton will officiate.
Mr. Harris, who passed away Monday, April 26, 2021 at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, GA, was born December 24, 1949 in Lee County, Alabama.
Public viewing will be Saturday, May 1, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
He leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Shirley Harris of Opelika, AL; three daughters, Felicia Ann Harris, Kimberly Denise Harris and Kristy Walton all of Opelika, AL; five grandchildren, Jasmine Nicole Harris, Jordan Nakia Harris, Jakeria Walton, Jatterance Walton and Jalaysia Walton all of Opelika, AL; four great-grandchildren, Jakari Walton, Tristan Sistrunk, Elija Walton and Brayden Hodge; five brothers, Robert (Ann) Vaughn of Cedar Town, GA, Lenell (Hattie) Harris, Larry Harris, Curtis Lipscomb and Clanton Lipscomb all of Opelika, AL; four sisters, Diane (Rev. Robert) Preston of Auburn, AL, Barbara Lipscomb, JoAnn Lipscomb and Jennifer Thomas all of Opelika, AL; four sisters-in-law, Shirley Harris of Syracuse, NY, Vivian Harris, Minnie Harris of Opelika, AL and Luella Vinson of Auburn, AL; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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Published by The Opelika-Auburn News on May 1, 2021.