Douglas Harris, Sr., 79, of Niagara Falls, passed away on July 17, 2017 in Buffalo, NY. Born on November 2, 1938 in Montgomery, AL, he was the son of the late Jack and Arculla (Thomas) Harris. He retired from Carbon Graphite in 2001, enjoyed gardening and his family and friends.
Surviving is his wife of 60 years, Johnnie Mae (Rogers) Harris; two sons, Douglas (Yashika) Harris, Jr. and Darryl Harris; three daughters, Karen (Michael) Howard, Josephine Harris and Ethel (Lady) Harris; two sisters, Madge Allen and Sallie (Willie, deceased) Rogers; one sister-in-law, Bertha Harris; eleven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives ad friends. He was predeceased by his siblings, Isaac Harris, Sr., Willie Bee Wright and Mary Alice Harris.
Visitation on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 11 AM in the Mt.Erie Baptist Church, 11523 Fairfield Ave. Funeral to follow at 12 Noon. Arrangements by WILLIAMSON FUNERAL HOME, 635 Main Street. Burial in Riverdale Cemetery.
Published on July 21, 2017