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Robert Edward Harris Sr.

November 13, 2012
Weirton Daily Times

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

Born Sept. 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 girlfriend, Sue Brown of Wellsburg; three sons, Mark (Nycole) Harris of Myrtle Beach, SC, Patrick 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; 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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