Everett Eugene “Gene” HarrisPassing: July 14, 2017
Wednesday, July 19th @ 11:00 am
Tuesday, July 18th @ 4:00-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 19th
MITCHELL – Everett Eugene “Gene” Harris, 94, passed away Friday, July 14, 2017, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.
Born June 2, 1923, in Indianapolis, he was the son of Everett T. and Ruth Grace (Batchelor) Harris. He married Mary Lucille Barnett June 27, 1943, and she preceded him in death February 14, 2008.
Gene retired from Smith Transfer Company, Inc. in 1986, and was a member of Teamsters Union Local No. 89. He had been a member of Spring Mill Squares, Stone City Squares, and the Flying Hoosiers Motorcycle Club. Gene graduated from Mitchell High School in 1943, and was a member of Gulletts Creek Baptist Church.
Marieta Kay (Terry) Chastain of Mitchell
Larry Eugene (Sherry) Harris of Mitchell
Tawnya Sue (Kelly) Daugherty of Orleans
Edward Lee (Sherry) Harris of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee
15 great grandchildren
3 great great grandchildren
Dorothy Irene Robinson of Speedway
Edward Ray Harris of Greenwood
His parents; wife; son, Bruce Lee Harris; and sister, Sylvia Grace Grubb, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 19, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Billy Brim and Reverend Mike Williams officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, and from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.