James Thomas Harris Jr., 88 of Harrison, TN went to be with the Lord on Tuesday October 13, 2020.
He was a graduate of Duncan U Fletcher High School of Jacksonville Beach Florida and
attended Edmondson School of Business. .He was a member of Bayside Baptist Church and retired after 36 years of service from South Central Bell as a phone installer repairman. He served in the US Army during the Koran War stationed in Japan. Also, he was a member of the Harrison Masonic Lodge #3114 for 50 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James T Harris, Sr and Aliene Wampler, brother, Ray
F Harris and sister, Mary Jo Costello.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Altha Ruth Horn Harris, son Patrick Harris, and daughter
Julie Brandt all of Harrison, TN. Grandchildren Jeremy Harris of Tracy, California Cassidy Harri
and Hunter Brandt of Chattanooga, TN, Anthony, Jeremy (Sina) Brandt of Gulf Port Ms and one
special great granddaughter Amelia “Millie” Brandt of Gulf Port Ms. Several nieces and
nephews with special thanks to niece Angela Woolfall, nephew, Mike ( Misty) and Mark Costello
for all their help, love and support. Special pet and loving companion Lena.
A special thank you to Hospice of Chattanooga for being so helpful and caring, and to all the special loving neighbors on Barchel Circle.
Memorial Service will be Monday October 26th 2020 at 5pm at Bayside Baptist Church with Reverend Grady Cooper and Reverend Mike Costello officiating.
A private graveside service for family will be Tuesday October 27th at 11am.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Senior Adult Shut in
Ministry at Bayside Baptist Church or McKamey Animal Center.
There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are by Cremation Center of Chattanooga, 1345 Hickory Valley rd. (423) 362-5999.