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Robert Harris Sr.

November 14, 2012
The Herald-Star

HARRIS, Robert Edward, Sr., 67, of Wellsburg, WV, formerly of Weirton, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at the Weirton Medical Center.

Born September 20, 1945, in Steubenville, OH, he was a son of the late Emery Helen Marie Keeder Harris.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, John and Lewis Harris, and a sister, Florence Harris.

Robert retired from WVNCC, where he was the superintendent of the maintenance department. He also was a very talented painter. In his free time he enjoyed fishing and detailing cars.

He is survived by his companion, Sue Brown of Wellsburg; three sons, Mark (Nycole) Harris of Myrtle Beach, SC, Patrick (Diane) Harris of Richmond, OH, and Robert E. (Theresa) Harris, Jr. of Weirton, WV; a daughter, Anna Harris Waugh of Weirton, WV; a brother, Thomas (JoAnn) Harris of Toronto, OH; a stepdaughter, Donna Sue Brown; two sisters, Audrey (Joe) Simich and Darlene Harris all of Weirton; a sister in law, Karen Harris of Weirton; grandchildren, Cortney (Tim) Yeater, Brittany and Michael Harris, Lucas Waugh, Jacob Glynn and Justin Reed; a great-granddaughter, Ava Yeater; a niece, Cindy James.

Visitation will be 2 p.m. until time of service at 3 p.m. Friday at the Riverview Baptist Church, Wellsburg. Rev. Lawrence Kimble will preside. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

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