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Thomas "Tom"



July 22, 2022

Jerry Thomas "Tom" Harris, 77, of 600 Summit Dr., died, Friday July 22, 2022, at the Virginia Veterans Care Center in Roanoke. Mr. Harris was born on February 16, 1945, in Alleghany County a son of the late Roy and Lucille Haynes "Polly" Harris. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters Sarah Harris, Dorothy Keith, and Phyllis Nida and a brother Vernon W. Harris. He served in the United States Army. He was an operator for the former Hercules, Inc. and a member of Cliffdale Christian Church. Surviving are his was of 51 years Barbara Sue Harris of Covington; a son Timmy Harris and wife Tonya of Covington; four grandchildren: Ashlie Crance and husband Tyler of Roanoke, Sierra Wilkerson and husband Paxton, Megan Harris and C.J. Barron of Charleston, WV, and Xander Harris of Covington; a sister Juanita "Pete" Wright; five brothers Norman Harris and wife Mary, Gene Harris and wife Freda, Rodney Harris and wife Pat, Allen Harris all of Covington, and Gary Dale Harris of Roanoke; and a number of nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held on Sunday July 24, 2022, at 2:00 PM in the Lone Star Cemetery with the Rev. Raymond Christian officiating. The interment will follow. The funeral arrangements are being handled by Arritt Funeral Home.
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Final Resting Place: 

Lone Star Cemetery

6102 Potts Creek Rd., Covington, VA 24426



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