Originally created 05/19/00

Mr. George Harris



LAKELAND, Fla. - Mr. George Harris, 73, died Thursday, May 18, 2000, at Vencor Hospital, Tampa.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Institutional Church with the Rev. Alex Harper Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Harris, a native of Wadley, Ga., had retired as a railroad flagman from American Cyanimide and was a member of First Baptist Institutional Church.

Survivors include a son, Roy Jackson, Savannah; a daughter, Laurie Harris, Lakeland; two sisters, Thelma Bostic, Lakeland, and Doris Turner, Wadley; and three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Oldham Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 19, 2000