Mr. James R. Harris better known as Jim, age 82 of Guin passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021 in the Northwest Medical Center.
Mr. Harris was born on April 12, 1939 in Gattman, MS to John “Rip” and Virginia Mae White Harris. Jim was a member of the First Baptist Church of Guin and a 1957 graduate of Marion County High School. Mr. Harris retired from 3M Company in Guin after many years of service.
Jim is survived by his loving wife, Gail Harris, children, Connie Harris Bunker, Chele Miles (Wade) and James Harris (Christy), grandchildren, Ashley Longmore, Bailee Rose Bradshaw, Boone Bussey and Connor Harris, great grandchildren, Lavender and Lola Ferral and Duke Bradshaw and a host of nieces, nephews, church family and other relatives and close friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rip and Mae Harris, his siblings, Stanley Harris, Earl Harris, Louis Dee Harris, Annie Bell Harris, Keith Harris, Charles Harris and Earnest Harris and his mother-in-law, Jimmie Lou Marcum.
Funeral services for Mr. Harris will be held on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. from the Guin First Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Philadelphia Cemetery near Guin. The visitation will be held on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. service time at the church.