Gary Keith Harris

Gary Keith Harris

December 18, 1947 - January 27, 2016

Gary Keith Harris, 68, of Corbin, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at Beech Tree Manor in Jellico, TN.

 A bearer of the Silver Star, he was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in Vietnam.

 He graduated from Cumberland College. Also, he retired from Whayne Supply Company after 33 years.

 Among his hobbies, he enjoyed Mopar cars. He was a member of the Brummett Church of Christ.

 His survivors include his devoted wife of 45 years, Brenda; his sons: Jim Ed Harris and wife Carmelita; Jonathan Harris and wife Kimberly;

five grandchildren: Madisyn, Payton, Abigail, Johnnalyn, and Chloe;

four siblings: Kenneth, Larry, Carolyn, and Kathy.

 He leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, other family members and many friends, all to mourn his passing.

 Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, January 30, 2016, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Frank VanZant officiating.  Burial will follow in Corinth Cemetery with the Keavy D.A.V., Chapter 158 conducting full military rites.

 Pallbearers will be sons, nephews, and cousins.

 The family will receive friends from 11-2 Saturday at the Hart Funeral Home, located at 1011 Master St., Corbin.


  • Melissa Earls Helton
    Posted at 05:17h, 28 January Reply

    Prayers for the family. Sincerely, Melissa Earls Helton, friend of Jim Ed.

  • Jennifer Farris Gray
    Posted at 18:58h, 28 January Reply

    I’m so sorry for your loss and send you my deepest condolences and prayers.

  • Jay Archer
    Posted at 19:46h, 28 January Reply

    Thinking of the Harris family. Always loved seeing Gary when we visited. Our prayers and love.

  • Vanita Earley
    Posted at 20:43h, 28 January Reply

    Brenda, so sad to hear the lost of your dear one, our Prayers for you your family are with you in this time of need.

  • David Sweet
    Posted at 02:53h, 29 January Reply

    Brenda, our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Wanda Earls Cornett
    Posted at 22:29h, 04 March Reply

    To the Harris Family, so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you all. I went to school with Gary.

  • Charlene Evans
    Posted at 20:44h, 21 January Reply

    Brenda, this is Charlene used to be Baker that worked with you at Elcon.
    Please contact me at 606 546 9813.
    Or address
    Charlene Evan’s
    142 Amy Lynn Dr
    Barbourville, KY 40906.

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