Family reunions


The 90th-annual Harris family reunion of the descendants of Evans Henry Harris and Henrietta Guy Harris was held Aug. 17 at Belleview Park in Steubenville with 97 attending.

The reunion was dedicated in memory of Alberta Harris Dixon, who died Feb. 22. She was the great-granddaughter of Evans Henry Harris and Henrietta Guy Harris.

Officers elected for 2014 were: president, Craig Dixon; vice president, Chrishana Dameron; secretary, Kelly Harris; treasurer, Michele Reynolds; historian, Craig Dixon; and children’s games, John E. Harris.

Recent births and deaths were acknowledged.

Special acknowledgments went to: Chrishana Dameron, traveled the farthest; Jaelynn Ryanna Gilliam, newest family member for the 2013 reunion; Robert Harris Sr., oldest; and Phylicia Yvette Johnson, recipient of the Harris Family Academic Award.