Jessie R. "Moose" Harris, 58, of McCurdysville, passed away early Thursday morning in his sister's home in Grafton.
He was born March 28, 1958, in Fairmont, son of Alma Jane Harris Chrislip of McCurdysville and the late Raymond Lewis Harris.
Jessie was a farmer by trade in Marion County and Monongalia County. He earlier worked in forestry with the West Virginia Forestry Department and Products. Jessie also did some construction work in Morgantown.
Survivors include three sisters and their husbands, Sunday and Robert Berry of Daybrook, Karen and Richard Bell of McCurdysville, and Tammy and Denzil Coger of Grafton; three brothers and their spouses, Frankie Harris and his companion Angie Long of Wadestown, Robert and Marion Harris of McCurdysvile, and Jody and Donna Harris of McCurdysville; several nieces and nephews; and a close friend and neighbor, David Eddy, who helped him with animal care and farm work.
The family of Jessie Harris would like to thank Hospice Care, Fairmont Regional Medical Center staff and Brandy and Jerry Floyd for Jessie's care.
Family and friends will be received from noon until 2 p.m. Sunday at McCurdysville United Methodist Church in McCurdysville. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the church with Rev. Stanley Merrifield officiating. Burial will follow in McCurdysville Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, Jasper Street, Rivesville.
Published on February 25, 2017