Cyrus Harris age 70, passed away peacefully on Tuesday January 19, 2021. He was born October 24, 1951 in Gary Indiana. He was baptized at an early at Trinity Baptist Church in Gary, Indiana by the late Reverend W.H. Thomas. He attended Tolleston High School Class of 1969. He also graduated from Calumet College. Cyrus served his country in the United States Army and received an Honorable Discharge. Upon returning home he was employed with U.S. Steel in Gary. After retiring with over 20 years of service Cyrus spent most of his time visiting the local Casinos, watch sports and buy cars. He was preceded in death father Alonzo Harris Sr. and brother Alonzo Harris Jr. Cyrus leaves to cherish his memories mother Mary Harris, brother Steve (Rogina) Spencer Jr.; son Lamont Clay; devoted caregiver Ora Williams and a host of family and friends. Visitation Thursday January 28, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00 a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 mask are required and social distancing is required.
Published by Post-Tribune on Jan. 26, 2021.