Harold L. Garris

Published 9:32 pm Saturday, April 9, 2011

SEVERN, N.C.-Mr. Harold L. Garris, age 79 of Severn, NC died Friday, April 8, 2011.
Mr. Garris a member of the Severn Town Council for many years and a retired fireman with Severn Fire Department.
He worked for many years with Melvin Mann Sandpit and worked until the age of 75 with Severn Peanut Company.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and a good friend to all who knew him.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Sue Jernigan Garris;his daughters, Debbie Burke of Murfreesboro, NC and Marie Forney and her husband Steven of Greensboro, NC; three grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 2:00 PM at Severn Baptist Church in Severn, NC with Rev. Brent Hobbs and Rev. Tim Hogan officiating.  Burial will follow at Severn Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at Massey Funeral Home in Jackson, NC, Monday from 7:00 until 9:00 PM.