Mr. Harris was born July 31, 1959, to John Russell, Sr. and Marjorie
Ann Green Harris in Memphis, Tennessee. He moved to Hickory
Valley in 1976 and was a very active member of the First United
Methodist Church in Grand Junction where he helped with the
church bulletins and attended Lakeshore Summer Camp. He
helped his father on the farm and worked in the workshop at ACE.
Mr. Harris had a big smile, was very loving, concerned for the sick
and those hurting; he never met a stranger or forgot a name or a
In addition to his parents, survivors include a sister Darlene Shelton
and husband Rocky of Franklin, TN; a brother, Scott Harris and
friend Christy of Hickory Valley; a niece, Allie Shelton, and a
nephew, Blake Shelton; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.