Earl Louis HarrisJanuary 10, 1942 ~ February 13, 2017 (age 75)
Earl Louis Harris, 75, of Stanford, KY passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at home. Born January 10, 1942 in Crab Orchard, KY, he was the son of the late Corsa and Clara Griffin Harris. He was a retired employee of Penn Ventilator Inc. where he worked as an industrial engineer for 35 years. He was also a member of Fairview Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 57 years; Deva Wilder Harris, one daughter; Debbie Wooten Lane, one son; David Earl Harris (Dana) all of Stanford, KY, one brother; Ray Harris (Mae) of Florida, two sisters; Alfreda Zackery of Illinois, and Edith Zwahlen of Waynesburg, KY, five grandchildren; Amanda Wooten (Zach), Brandon Wooten (Kasey), Lexi Harris Martin (Matt), Krista Harris, and Holli Harris, one great-grandchild; Jaelynn Underwood, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother; Charles Henry Harris, and a sister; Betty Osterman. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Fairview Baptist Church from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be 1pm Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the church with Reverends David Conrades, Johnny Baker, and Gary King officiating. Burial will follow at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, KY. Casket bearers will be: Matt Martin, Brandon Wooten, Chris Wilder, Tom Wooten, Zach Underwood, Garry Zackery, and Jerry Zwahlen. Honorary bearers are: Dr. Hendrickson, Dr. Grigsby, Joan Arnold, Barb Bern, his nephews, his Sunday school class, and coffee club buddies.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Fairview Baptist Church Building Fund.
Spurlin Funeral Home, Stanford is in charge of the arrangements.